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Childhood - DK Holistic Merino Hand Painted Yarn

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Made in Paris, Maine

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"Childhood" - DK Holistic Merino yarn hand painted in soft, pale shades of turquoise and pure ecru. This ultrafine millspun yarn is next-to-skin soft.

I've included an image of a sweater knit with this yarn (with my colorway "Dharma" used as contrast). The sweater is not included with purchase, but if you'd like to knit one yourself you can find the pattern on

My Holistic Merino Yarns are made with certified Australian NewMerino® wool. NewMerino® is a certification system for Australian merino wool grown by professional wool producers using sustainable farming systems and holistic animal welfare standards. I've chosen to use wool from these farmers because of their respect and dedication to both the environment and to animal welfare.

The minimum care requirements for sheep raised on NewMerino® certified farms are:

- Freedom from thirst and hunger
- Access to adequate shelter
- Freedom to behave naturally
- Freedom from stress, pain and fear
- Prevention or treatment for injury, disease or parasite infestation
- Surgical mulesing is specifically not permitted under the NewMerino® certification program.

I believe that wool from sheep that are humanely treated fits well with Morning Bright's mission to produce yarn from happy, well cared for animals.

100% Certified Humanely Raised Merino Wool
each skein approximately:
100 grams
240 yards
dk weight, 11 wpi

Handwash cool, gently. Dry naturally.

For more inspiration and ideas check out the project pages for Morning Bright Holistic Merino DK yarn on!

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Your items will be shipped within 1-3 days of ordering for ready-to-ship items (all items are ready-to-ship unless they are titled with "Dyed to Order"). Dyed to Order items ship in 1-2 weeks. IMPORTANT NOTE - if your order contains ready-to-ship and Dyed to Order yarns, I'll ship them all together when the Dyed to Order yarns are ready. If you'd prefer to have the ready-to-ship yarns shipped in the usual 1-3 days, you should place Dyed to Order and ready-to-ship orders separately. Please send me a message if this is confusing, and I'll try and explain it better :)

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Returns & exchanges

If you have a problem with your order, please let me know as soon as you can! I'd prefer to work these things out on an individual basis. I will accept returns for yarn and fiber within 10 days of purchase, as long as the item is in its original condition (unused, unsoiled, etc,...). There will be no refunds for shipping charges.


Additional policies

We use very high-quality, non-toxic, washfast, colorfast, professional dyes on our yarns. We rinse very thoroughly after dyeing, but there still may be some loss of color in your rinse water, especially with the darker shades. This will not effect the color of your yarn.