Manos del Uruguay Alegria Grande
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.
Alegria Grande is a gorgeously versatile blend of superwash Merino wool & nylon. This soft yarn feels great next to skin & is available in over fifty vibrant, hand-dyed colorways. Lovely for knitting garments, accessories, throws & knits for little ones.
Fiber Content: 75% Superwash Merino Wool, 25% Nylon
Gauge: 4.5-5 stitches per 1” on US 6-8 (4-5mm) needles
Weight/ Yardage: 100g/197 yards
Care: Machine wash delicate, lay flat to dry
Country of Origin: Uruguay