Manos del Uruguay Fino is elegant and refined. Fino combines the softness of merino wool with the lustre of silk in a lightweight yarn that’s perfect for heirloom accessories or luxurious garments. Fino features a new dye process that yields complex, subtle, tonal colors.
New Fino mini skein kits are a world of fun! 7 gorgeous colour combinations in a luxurious blend of 75% Extrafine Merino, 30% Silk. Each kit contains five mini skeins (90m each) for a total of 450m. Recommended gauge is 28 - 32 sts over 10cm on 3.0mm needles.
Each kit can be combined with one full size main colour to knit any of three featured patterns:
- Rings of Rings Cowl: (sample done in MC #430 and Agusta Mini Kit),
- Charnley Scarf: (sample done in MC #414 and Dorothea Mini Kit), and
- Incremento Shawl: (sample done in MC #427 and Clarissa Mini Kit)
Ball Weight: 5 x 20 g / 0.7 oz
Ball Length: 5 x 90 m / 98 yds
Knitting Gauge: 28 - 30 sts = 10cm / 4"
Needle Size: 3.0 mm (US 2)
Yarn Fibre: 70% extra fine Merino wool, 30% silk
Care instructions: Handwash in cool water, 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.