Calypso marina

25.00

Description

 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Brand:  
Product:  Marina
Category: 
Composition: %  Merino wool Superwash
Weight: 100g 
Length: 0 metres
Gauge:  sts = 10cm 
Needles size: 2.75mm  (US 2)
Care: gentle hand wash is recommended,  dry flat.
Please note:  
This yarn is supplied in a skein which requires winding before use. Attempts to use this yarn without winding into a ball first, will result in tangles and knots.

Kaleidoscope’s rating = KKKKK

Skin softness :  5/5 – this is one of the softest merino yarns. 
Colour palette:  4/5 – lots of muted colours and some variegated.
Pattern usage : 3 /5 – patterns for light/lace shawls etc
Value for money: 5 /5 – great meterage and fair trade!
Wear and tear: 4 /5 – Delicate like any fine yarn.

 

Description: Manos take kettle dying to a new level with ‘Marina’ a soft single-spun superwash merino  lace yarn. Thanks to it’s generous 800m per skein, most projects take just one hank and it’s ideal for making shawls and wraps.  Like all other Manos Yarns, Marina is available in both tonal and space-dyed colorways for beautiful contrast and depth to your stitches. You’ll love the feel and drape of the super wash yarn.  Each individual skein is signed by the artisan so you know who made your yarn and which village it came from.

Manos del Uruguay is a Certified Fair Trade yarn from a Woman’s Cooperative in Uruguay. For over 40 years they’ve been working to transform thousands of lives in Uruguay.  

You can find patterns for this yarn here:

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/falling

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/la-tete-dans-les-etoiles

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/featherweight-cardigan 

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/smooth-sailor

 

  

Additional information

Weight 108 g