Hand-dyed wool 4 ply fingering sock weight yarn in 'Starry Night' on our 'Silver Sparkle’ base: 75% Merino wool with Nylon and Stellina

$20.75
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$20.75
+ $8.30 shipping
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Preparation takes 1-2 business days
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‘Starry Night’ is a sophisticated, variegated yarn in tones of blue, purples and greys, with the occasional thread of charcoal and a lovely sparkle created by added silver Stellina.

Our ‘Silver Sparkle’ yarn is a blend of 75% Superwash South American Merino, 20% Nylon and 5% Silver Stellina, making a lustrous, smooth yarn with a tight twist and a beautiful, subtle silver shimmer. South America Merino is a lovely, soft wool and is produced without recourse to Mulesing.

'Silver 'Sparkle' It’s the perfect yarn for that special shawl or scarf that will benefit from the added twinkle of silver. The twist in the yarn gives excellent stitch definition when knitted up – great for shawls, scarves, hats, socks or anything with lace or detailed patterning. The addition of nylon gives this blend a robustness which is perfect for socks and mittens. Of course, it’s also great for larger garments.

As knitters, we know what we want from a hand-dyed skein of yarn. Every skein is carefully rinsed to remove excess dye. Tangles are off the list! So all our yarn is re-wound to ensure there are no tangles in your lovely new skeins. We also clearly mark the ends of the yarn so you won’t have to hunt for them.

Here at Hummingbird Yarns we hand-dye using professional-grade acid dyes in our smoke free home studio. We usually dye very small batches of unique, one-off colourways, so please make sure that you buy enough yarn to complete your intended project.
Alternatively, if you want a custom order, please get in touch.

Yarn: ‘Silver Sparkle’ 4 ply / fingering
Fibre content: 75% Superwash Merino / 20% Nylon / 5% Silver Stellina
Weight: 100 grams
Length: Approx. 400 metres /437 yards

Although this is a Superwash yarn and can therefore be machine washed on a wool cycle, we recommend that you treat your new yarn kindly by hand-washing in cool water in order to keep the colours looking their best.

We do our utmost to take photographs which represent colours as closely as possible to the actual yarn colour in our listings, but please take into account that different monitors may show colours differently. Please wash separately until you are happy that your garment is completely colourfast.

Please don't hesitate to contact us if you need any further information or advice.

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