A soft, smoothly-plied, lightweight sock yarn in a range of semi-solid and watercolor multi colorways. Spun from their luxurious merino and treated to make it machine washable for easy care. Don’t be fooled by the name - while it’s certainly a treat for the feet, this delightful yarn is also a particular favorite for shawls and scarves!
Great for: Lace, shawls, scarves, garments, baby and child items, gloves, and of course socks!
The colors shown on photos are illustrated as reference, they can differ on more or less of one tone, due to the hand-dyed process.
Yarn Weight: Light Fingering
Yarn Texture: 3 ply
Yardage/Meters: 440 yards (402 meters)
Skein Weight: 100 grams (3.53 ounces)
Gauge: 32.0 sts = 4 inches
Needle Size: US 1 - 3 or 2.25 - 3.25mm
Hook Size: US B-1 to E-4 or 2.25-3.5 mm
Content: 100% Superwash Merino Wool
Care: Machine washable, gente cycle, cold water, do not tumble, dry flat
Malabrigo Yarns are a family-owned yarn company located in Uruguay and Peru and they have developed a line of Hand-Dyed yarns of incredible softness and wonderful color variations. Their products are made out of the softest fibers available and inspired by nature, as well as landscapes, places, art and day-to-day life. Malabrigo employs mostly women of all ages, and always tries to give job opportunities to people that have fewer opportunities than the average individual.