Manos del Uruguay Silk Blend SB3025 Shale

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manos del uruguay silk blend sb3025 shale

$19.35

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Manos del Uruguay is a special brand of hand spun & dyed artisan yarns that supports rural Uruguayan women.  Manos is a non-profit organization that was founded to give women jobs, allowing them to be independent & support their families while being able to live in their home villages. 
 
“Understated elegance” best describes Silk Blend.  This luxe yarn blend combines the softness of extrafine Merino wool with the glow of raw silk.  With gorgeous stitch definition & a swoon-worthy color palette, you will enjoy knitting every stitch.  Simply lovely for cardigans, wraps & accessories. 
 
Fiber Content: 70% Extrafine Merino Wool, 30% Tussah Silk
Weight: Light/DK
Gauge: 5.5-6 stitches per 1” on US 4-6 (3.5-4mm) needles
Weight/ Yardage: 50g/150 yards
Care: Hand wash, lay flat to dry
Country of Origin: Uruguay

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Artisan hand-dyed yarns have natural color variations from skein to skein. Our team will do their best to choose the best matching skeins for your order. Here are some tips to get the best results when knitting with hand-dyed yarns:

  • Purchase enough yarn for your entire project
  • Alternate skeins by knitting two rows from one skein, then two rows from another skein. This will help to blend color differences.

Please contact our customer service team with any questions or concerns about working with hand-dyed yarns.