Satisfy your wanderlust with 13 island inspired colourways by Hand Maiden (Nova Scotia). The base we've selected for this collection is Flyss, a fingering weight Silk (65%) and Linen (35%) blend that is perfect for summer knitting. Use as a substitute for any project which calls for Sea Silk.
Ball Weight: 50 g / 1.7 oz
Ball Length: 200 m / 218 yds
Knitting Gauge: 26 sts = 10cm / 4"
Needle Size: 3.0 mm (US 2)
Yarn Fiber: 65% Silk, 35% Linen
Care Instructions: handwash, 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.
Sea level coral islands inspire underwater adventures with manta skates and whale sharks.
Luzzus fishing boats dot the sea around a limestone island of ancient temples and fortresses.
The Spice Islands’ rich sights and smells. Clove, nutmeg and cinnamon against a turquoise sea.
A Nordic heathland of seaside cliffs and waterfalls where grass roofs grow on blackened wooden houses.
A visual and aural feast of butterflies and hummingbirds, Calypso and Soca.
Happiness surrounded by clear waterfalls, turquoise seas, lush tropics and coconut palms.
Kariyushi shirts worn to secluded beaches where rare blue corals and black pearls grow.
The sprit of Aloha and friendship remembered with an orchid lei and a Haleakala sunrise.
Framed by famous sunsets, whitewashed cube-form towns cling to cliffs above the Aegean Sea.
Tranquility and authenticity on a rocky, lichen covered island where caribou roam and iceburgs pass.
Earth’s origins shelter the rarest creatures on primordial volcanic islands.
Boho beaches give way to the kaleidoscopic lights and balearic beat of night.
Where fishing, diving and days of ocean excursions end with a slice of key lime pie.