Girl with a Pearl Earring was inspired by the Vermeer's painting by the same name. It was originally my September 2019 club colorway and one of my favorites from my art-inspired club, so I decided to make it one of my regular colorways.
The last photo shows the painting that inspired the yarn, and the second to last photo shows a small sample I knit from the yarn.
I dyed it on So Silky Sock, which gives the yarn a wonderful sheen. It's also really strong and really soft.
Girl with a Pearl Earring on So Silky Sock
437 yards / 3.5 oz / 4 Plies
50% Superwash Merino/50% Mulberry Silk
Care: Hand wash cold and air dry.
Girl with a Pearl Earring would look wonderful with North Wind or Rosy-Fingered Dawn.
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