Burgundy Rose is a rich, warm dark magenta or rose color. I dyed it on Donegal Sock, which is a really neat yarn base. It's made of 85% superwash merino and 15% yarn nebs in black, brown, and gray that retain their original colors when dyed, so it makes a great tweed fabric when it's knit, crocheted, or woven.
While this is a superwash yarn and therefore could be machine washed, I think it will last longer and look better if it is hand-washed because of the nebs.
Name: Burgundy Rose
Yarn Weight: Sock/Fingering Weight
Yarn Base: Donegal Sock
Length in Yards: 438
Ounces/Grams: 3.5 ounces/100 grams
Contents: 85% superwash merino, 15% nylon nebs
Colors: Burgundy Rose with natural-colored nebs
Instructions: Hand-wash cold and air-dry.
The last photo shows a grouping of yarn that includes Burgundy Rose. From left to right there are Burgundy Rose, A Little Princess, Lilac, Mirkwood, and Mithril.
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