Imagine walking through a tunnel made of huge wisteria. The wisteria are lavender and white, the sky is blue, and the leaves are teal green. The colors are all soft but have a certain elegance to them.
I dyed this yarn on my So Silky Sock base, which is made of 50% superwash merino and 50% mulberry silk, and I used my Splashed and Speckled method, which means each skein contains the same colors but in different places, making each one unique.
The yarn is priced per skein.
Yarn Weight: Sock/Fingering Weight
Yarn Base: So Silky Sock Yarn
Length in Yards: 437
Ounces/Grams: 3.5 ounces/100 grams
Contents: 50% superwash merino wool, 50% silk
Colors: Lavender, White, Teal, Medium Blue
Instructions: Wash by hand and lay flat to dry.
This yarn would go beautifully with Thistle, North Wind, or Mary Cassatt among others.
Each skein of yarn is spun or dyed by me with loving care and contains a label with the yarn facts shown above. Your yarn is wrapped in tissue paper and shipped promptly, making a great presentation if you are giving it as a gift to your favorite fiber artist--even if that happens to be you!
Unless otherwise specified, your yarn will come as a hank, which is basically a large loop. This is the best way to store yarn because there’s no tension being placed on it. Before you begin to use it, however, you will need to wind it into a ball or cake or you will end up with a tangled mess. The best way to do this is with a swift and ball winder. However, you can use the arms of a patient friend or just put your yarn over two dining chairs back to back and wind it into a ball by hand. If you don’t have a swift and you plan to use the yarn fairly soon, I would be happy to wind your yarn into a cake for you at no extra charge. Just mention it in your note to seller when you check out.
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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