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Malabrigo Mechita Quinteto

CAD $125.00

Quinteto is a pack of five speckled colors in Mechita, Malabrigo’s fingering weight, single ply, superwash merino.

Each colorway is named for an instrument: Piano, Double Bass, Cello, Viola, and Violin, and the colors fade harmoniously from skein to skein, from light blue to fuschia, then purple, then burgundy flecked with black.

This gradient set is a total of 2100 yards.

4 in stock

Description

Mechita is a fingering-weight version of the beautifully-dyed single-ply superwash yarn (Mecha). Just as soft and rich as the original, but great for lighter projects!

Great for: Shawls, scarves, garments, accessories, baby and kids items, lace, cables, textured stitches.

Details:

  • Weight: Fingering
  • Texture: singles
  • Yardage/Meters: 420 yards (384 meters)
  • Skein weight: 100 grams (3.53 ounces)
  • Gauge: 26.0 to 30.0 sts = 4 inches
  • Recommended needle size: US 1 – 2 or 2.25 – 2.75mm
  • Recommended hook size: US D-3 to 7 or 3,25 -4,0 mm
  • Content:100% Superwash Merino Wool.
  • Care: Machine washable, gentle cycle, cold water, do not tumble

Take a closer look at the colors we carry here!

Note: Colours may vary based on dye lots and monitor settings. May not be exactly as shown.

If more than one of the same color purchased, please indicate in the comments at checkout if you require the same dye lot

Malabrigo is a family-owned yarn company located in Uruguay.  Their wool is 100% produced by Uruguayan farms that allow their free-range sheep to wander through the hills and are herded by old-style shepherds.  They do not participate in the controversial practice of mulesing and sheep are sheared pre-lambing.  They are committed to achieving the highest standards of ethical sheep husbandry.  They also own and operate a second mill based in Peru.

 

Additional information

Weight550 g
Dimensions35 × 38 × 8 cm
Color

QUINTETO, CELLO, LYNX, VIOLA, LLUVIAS

Quinteto Gradient Set
Malabrigo Mechita Quinteto
CAD $125.00