The true depth and beauty of this sparkling yarn cannot be expressed in photographs, as the luxurious golden glitter blended with the softness of merino yields a truly unique yarn. This 2-ply yarn is the perfect choice for shawls and other accessories, especially in stranded knitting.
These yarns are spun in Great Britain using mulesing-free South African Merino wool.
Hand-washing is recommended for Ihannelma.
Ihannelma merino-nylon-stellina yarn is available exclusively through the Knitlob's Lair online store and the factory shop at the dye studio in Martinniemi, Finland.
100 g / approx. 360 m (3 ½ oz / approx. 387 yds).
70 % merino wool, 20 % nylon, 10 % stellina.
Recommended needle size 2,5-4 mm (US #1½ to #6).
Recommended stitch gauge in stockinette stitch: 17-28s/10 cm(4,25 to 7 stitches per inch).