Category: 2 ply lace
Composition: 100% baby Merinos
Length: 430 m /470 yards
Needles size: 2 – 2.75 mm
Care: Hand wash in cold water, dry flat.
– 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 = KKKK
Skin softness : 5 /5 – buttery soft yarn
Colour palette: 5/5 – Malabrigo colours are rich deep and vibrant.
Pattern usage : 4 /5 – many patterns use a 2ply lace yarn
Value for money: 5/5 – great
Wear and tear: 3 /5 – Needs extra care due to the baby softness!
Spun from merino wool in Uruguay, Malabrigo Lace is an exquisite lace yarn that will give your projects drape and elegance. This super soft yarn knits up on 2.75mm needles, and the famous Malabrigo hand dyed colour palette is full of superb depth and richness. Malabrigo yarn is hand-dyed, meaning that each beautiful skein is unique. As a result, there may be variations!
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