Earthy wool mini skein set, 20 gr each skein, hand dyed mini skeins
Each skein is 20gr of 100% merino wool, for a total of 100gr in 5 different colors.
This mini skein set is ideal for a small craft projects to experiment within your knitting, crochet and weaving!
The colors in this mini skein set are:
Brown: this rich, deep brown pigment is sourced from Cyprus and is a form of natural iron oxide.
Grey: this grey merino yarn is made using powdered graphite as a natural dye. Graphite is a carbon-based mineral, also used to make pencil cores.
Red: this shy red color is made using a finely powdered reddish-brown mineral rock rich in Hematite.
Beige: this light golden beige color is made using as a dye a finely powdered earth rich in brownish-yellow clay, sourced nearby Siena, Italy.
Orange: this peach orange pigment is made using as a dye a finely powdered earth rich in iron and manganese, sourced in Italy.
Yarn Weight: Fingering Weight
Blend: 100% Merino Wool
Needles: 3.50mm (US 4) – 5.50mm (US 9)
Hook: 3.00mm (C) – 5.00mm (H)
Yardage: each skein is 20gr (0.7 oz) / 65m (71 yd)
Tension: 30 stitches, 21 rows to 10cm/4″
Care: Hand wash and dry flat
Color fastness: yes, very color fast (hand wash)