Beowulf was inspired by the epic poem by the same name. It's the oldest known work of literature written in English. It's a dark, dramatic colorway that matches the heroic tale and the fight between good and evil. The colors include dark gray, purple, red, and green.
I dyed it on Squiggle Sock, which is such a fun yarn base made with superwash merino spun in a spiral around a nylon core and with little beehives or slubs every couple feet.
Beowulf on Squiggle Sock
437 yards / 3.5 oz / 2 Plies
90% Superwash Merino / 10% Nylon
Care: Hand wash cold and air dry.
Beowulf would look great with Eggplant and The Winedark Sea.
I have included two photos of a hat I knit using Beowulf on Wonderful Worsted to give you an idea of how it will work up. Keep in mind that this yarn base has more texture than Wonderful Worsted.
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