Girl with a Pearl Earring was inspired by the Vermeer's painting by the same name. I dyed half the skein dark gray and the other half in gold, orange, blues, and red.
I dyed it on Splendid Sock, which is fantastic for everything from socks to shawls to sweaters and beyond. It's made of 75% superwash merino and 25% nylon.
Girl with a Pearl Earring on Splendid Sock
463 yards / 3.5 oz / 4 plies
75% superwash merino / 25% nylon
Care: Machine or hand wash cold and air dry.
Girl with a Pearl Earring would look beautiful with Ochre or Renaissance Blue.
I included a couple photos of a hat I made with this colorway using Buttery Soft DK to give you an idea of how it will work up.
MY GIFT TO YOU
As a token of my appreciation, I would be happy to include your choice of either a sprig of fresh rosemary from my organic garden or a handmade felt ball infused with essential lavender oil with your order. Both of these smell wonderful and are natural moth deterrents. Just let me know if you would like one and which one you would prefer in the note to seller when you check out.
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