Emerald City—dyed by Alberta based dye artists, Kim and Colin from Gingersnap. Inspired by the book, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1900) by L. Frank Baum.
"When Morning arrived, the travelers were filled with high spirits as they continued to follow the Yellow Brick Road. Soon they saw before them in the distance a beautiful bright green glow in the sky."
– The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1900) by L. Frank Baum
Each skein comes with a complimentary wooden, laser engraved Emerald button, designed by Diane Fillinger of Brickbubble.
Ball Weight: 110 g / 3.88 oz
Ball Length: 384.048 m / 420 yds
Knitting Gauge: 28 sts = 10cm / 4"
Needle Size: 2.25 - 3.25mm (US 1 - 3)
Yarn Fibre: 80% superwash merino, 20% nylon
Care Instructions: Hand Wash. Lay flat to dry.
Note about hand painted yarns: These skeins are dyed by hand and may vary in colour and/or intensity from skein to skein, even within the same dyelot. Colours viewed on different monitors may have shade and tone differences from the actual product.
One pair of the sample Dorothy socks are done in The Wizard of Oz. Another pair is done in The Wizard of Oz and Rowan Kid Silk Haze 651 Forest Green held together for the cuffs.
The darker sample pair is done in The Wizard of Oz and Rowan Kid Silk Haze 651 Forest Green held together. The lighter pair is done in The Wizard of Oz and Rowan Kid Silk Haze 684 Eve Green held together.