Cestari Rainbow Fingering

Cestari Rainbow Fingering

Cestari

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Pick your favorite color of the rainbow kettle dyed with care in the remote hills of Virginia, or cast on a colorful project that combines them all! Available in 276-yard skeins of light fingering weight yarn combining soft springy American raised merino wool with light-weight breathable cotton grown in Virginia.... Read More

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Pick your favorite color of the rainbow kettle dyed with care in the remote hills of Virginia, or cast on a colorful project that combines them all! Available in 276-yard skeins of light fingering weight yarn combining soft springy American raised merino wool with light-weight breathable cotton grown in Virginia. The wool in this yarn makes it have a nice slight stretch and stitch definition, while the cotton makes it airy and a wonderful summer yarn.

See more of Cestari's 100% American yarn and more HERE.

Yarn details:

Weight: a light Fingering / Sock / 1 

Texture: 2 ply

Put up: Twisted Hank

Fiber content: 50% Virginia Grown Cotton, 50% USA Raised Merino Wool

Unit weight: 2 ounces / 50 grams

Yardage: 276 yards / 252 meters

Recommended needle size: US 2 / 2.75 mm

Gauge: 7 stitches per inch on US 2 needles

Recommended hook size: US sizes B-1 to E-4 / 2.25-3.5 mm

Care: Machine wash cold gentle cycle or hand wash cold. Reshape, air dry flat or hang to dry. Do not tumble dry. Do not dry clean in order to retain the natural lanolin oils in the wool. Do not bleach.

PLEASE NOTE:

Every digital screen is calibrated differently. Slight variations in tone and saturation will vary from screen to screen. The actual color of your item may vary slightly from what you see on your screen. We have done our best to accurately represent each option but due to the nature of kettle-dyed yarn, colors may vary.

Our first response to your order would be to have it shipped directly from our warehouse. In the case that our stock levels are too low, your order of Cestari's Rainbow Fingering will be drop-shipped from the Cestari family mill in Augusta County, Virginia, USA. Please allow up to 3-5 business days for your order to be processed and shipped out. We will contact you with any shipping and tracking information for your order.

If you have questions regarding the current stock of specific colorways please call/e-mail us at (509) 536-7746 or sales@paradisefibers.com.

About Cestari:

Cestari Sheep and Wool Company is a small family-owned and operated American manufacturer of high-quality yarn.  Francis Chester began this company in 1946 and has a farm in Augusta County, Virginia where he and his family raise the sheep for the wool used in their yarn.  They also source wool from reputable ranchers throughout the United States.  All of Cestari's sheep and wool products are always grown and processed in the United States.  Their cotton products are grown and processed exclusively in Virginia.

Listen to Francis Chester talk about Cestari's roots in this video:

 

See the part of the shearing process and learn more about Cestari from Francis in this video: