Brand: Snail yarns
Product: gradient merino singles
Fibres: 100% merino single mesh
Category: Fingering /4 ply
Length : 5 X 366 metres /400 yards
Unit weight: 5 X 100 grams (3.53 oz)
Needles : 2.75 – 3,5 mm
Gauge:26-28 sts = 10cm
Washing guide: This yarn is machine washable but a gentle hand wash is recommended, dry flat. (May bleed for the first couple of washes add a little white vinegar to your first wash to set the colour)
This unique set of skeins come from the same dye bath, this is a special hand dyed set of 5 x 100g of gradient yarns dyed all from the same colour in varying degrees of pigment.
Living and working in Italy, Valentina Consalvi is the talented indie dyer behind Snail yarn. The colours she loves are timeless colours inspired from nature, “I want my yarn to be used for projects that will last for a lifetime and will pass the fashion trends.” Merino singles are squishy and soft single ply yarn perfect for scarves and jumpers.
and the Fading point shawl by Joji Locatelli