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 = KKKK
Skin softness : 4/5 – merino is soft but the linen content adds texture.
Colour palette: 5/5 – lots of muted colours and some variegated.
Pattern usage : 4 /5 – 5 ply sport weight are used mainly for garments.
Value for money: 4 /5 – not cheap but but good quality and fair trade.
Wear and tear: 4 /5 – Good if you don’t machine wash.
The newest yarn by Manos del Uruguay is a gorgeous simple ply merino and linen blend in a heavy fingering/light sport weight yarn. The linen gives Milo a rustic, yet elegant look with its raw fibres and metallic shine, it is perfect for projects, such as shawls and lightweight garments. Available in semi-solids or space-dyed shades.
Here are some knitting pattern ideas in (EN & FR) available to buy on Ravelry.com: