MERINO. Soft, warm, fine, luxurious, light and durable.
The wool of this sheep breed, has been treasured and coveted for centuries; not only by royalty but by those individuals wealthy enough to afford it. To this day it remains unsurpassed in the quality and versatility of its fibers.
This yarn is for those of you who are purists. For those who love and appreciate the natural beauty and variety of shades of rich color of individual sheep. The Merinos on our farm, range from creamy white to dark chocolate brown. And so we offer to you, direct from the shepherd, raised in America, 100 % Merino wool yarn.
Imagine, the delight of your friend or loved one, when they receive that heirloom quality item you made, with its next to the skin softness. Whether it be a baby blanket, sweater or shawl, whatever your heart desires, whatever you can dream up--doesn't it deserve to be Merino?
NOW ON SALE FOR THE HOLIDAYS!
COCOA MERINO YARN (upper left corner) NATURAL UNDYED SHADE
4 ounce skein, 110 grams
approximately 220 yards
2 ply worsted weigh
on #8 or 9 needles 4 stitches per inch, 6 rows per inch
Use warm water, and a mild soap (like Eucalan woolwash or even mild shampoo) and soak the item. Rinse in the same temperature water. Never shock the fibers by rinsing in cold water or throwing it in a dryer. That is of course, unless you are looking to produce a felted item. Instead be gentle. Roll the item up in a towel and squeeze out the excess water. Lay flat to dry.
Any questions? Need more than what is listed? Contact me. More is available.
DIRECT FROM THE SHEPHERD TO YOU!