Pascuali Pinta 009 petrol, Merino & Mulberry silk sock yarn, 4ply, 100g
Pascuali Pinta is a 100% natural sock yarn in Merino, Mulberry silk and Ramie.
Ramie (Asian nettle) is a bast fibre that has been used for fabrics for at least 6000 years. The blend of wool, silk and ramie results in a durable, practical and beautiful sock yarn.
The yarn is also ideal for shawls and jumpers.
FIBRE: 60% Merino extrafine, mulesing free, 20% Mulberry silk, 20% Ramie
YARN LENGTH: 100 g ~ 425 m | 3.5 oz ~ 465 yds
UNIT WEIGHT: 100g skein
NEEDLE SIZE: 3 mm
TENSION: 25 stitches, 30 rows to 10 cm
USAGE: Sweater in size small ~ 400g (4 skeins)
ORIGIN: Fibre: Merino: Argentina | Silk: China | Ramie: Nepal
Spun and dyed in Italy
Machine wash with quality wool wash on wool cycle at 30 degrees. Dry flat, ideally on a towel. Keep away from heaters or direct sunlight. You can iron pieces made with Pinta (coolest setting on your iron).