Let this yarn take you away to the highlands of Peru. This super bulky weight yarn is made with wool from the animals bred by local communities for generations . You will love holding and working with this super soft chain texture that will compliment many cowls, scarves, and hat patterns . Each yarn purchase supports the local Peruvian shepherds and their families ensuring the continuation of this tradition.
Fiber Content: 98% Merino Wool with 2% Polymide for durability
Weight: 100 grams (super bulky)
Length: 114 yards
Needle Size: US 16
Knitting Gauge: 2-2.5 stitches per inch
Care: Hand wash and lay flat to dry.
Peru’s heritage and culture of textiles artistry is one of the richest in the world. It all begins in the highlands where Alpaca and Wool shepherds tender their animals in the Peruvian Sierra, growing the fine hair and wool that helps to create beautiful and soft yarns for hand knitting.