Black shio

7.50 6.75

4 in stock



Brand: ITO yarns

Product: Shio

Composition: 100% merino Wool 

Category: 2 ply 

Length: 480 m / 525 yds

Unit weight: 40 g 

Gauge: variable

Needles: variable – double-stranded: 2,00 – 2,50 mm

Care: Gentle hand wash recommended, dry flat. 


Shio is an especially fine merino wool. It is suitable as a trace yarn or used with multiple strands for elegant and delicate garments which can be worn all year round. It is suitable to wear next to the skin. Shio is great combined with all ITO qualities.

Kaleidoscope’s rating = KKKKK

Skin softness :    4/5 – very soft merino

Colour palette:   5/5 –amazing palette varies from soft to vibrant

Pattern usage :   5/5 – 1 strand = lace / 2 strands = 3ply / 3 strands = 4ply etc etc

Value for money: 5/5 – depends how many strands you use.

Wear and tear:   5/5 – Good if you hand wash.

For pattern ideas see:


(Anjo and other designs by Jana Huck like  ‘Rheinlust’  and

‘ One’  are all available to buy on

Additional information

Weight 68 g