Madeline is 100% superwash Merino, 3-ply yarn. It is springy and soft, it provides great stitch definition in a finished project. Perfect for baby blankets, children's clothes and next to skin projects such as cowls and hats.
Sport Weight 325 yards/100 gms 100% Superwash Merino Gauge: 5.5-6.5 st/in Needles: 3-5 US/3.25-3.75 mm Care: may be machine washed with care, I do not recommend machine drying.
Yarns are dyed in small batches with professional acid dyes that are colorfast and washfast. My colorways are inspired by colors found in the garden and in nature.
I have done my best to get an accurate photo of the color, but monitors vary and the color may be slightly different in real life.
The listing is for the yarn pictured and is ready to ship.
Madeline Leininger (1925-2012) was a nursing therorist, nursing professor and developer of the concept of transcultural nursing. First published in 1961, her contributions to nursing theory involved the discussion of what it is to care.