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Full Dark 2ply Kid Mohair Silk

$34.00

Yarn Weight: Lace/2 ply
Blend: 70% Ultrafine Kid Mohair 30% Mulberry Silk
Size: 50g
Metreage: 420m
Suggested needles: 3 – 4mm (US 2-6) needles
Tension: 32 sts = 10cm/4in (on 3.25mm needles)
Hand wash

Full Dark: a cool, dark navy

This is a Fibresmith Hand Dyed core colourway, hand dyed in small batches in the Fibresmith warehouse. There may be variations in tone and shade between batches, and sometimes even within a batch, this is part of the process and unique beauty of hand dyeing. We recommend buying enough for your project from one batch and alternating rows from each skein when joining.

To order, please select a batch below. If we do not have enough in stock for your project, please get in touch with us for a custom order. 

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Description

This is a super light and airy yarn and can be worked at many different gauges. It produces gossamer-like items when large needles or hooks are used and soft, fluffy items at tighter gauges. It can also be carried with another yarn to add a delicate haze and to produce a surprisingly warm fabric.

Ultrafine kid mohair has a natural pearly lustre and dyes beautifully. Two strands of mulberry silk hold the mohair fibres in place to add radiance and strength. Gentle enough for next to skin wear. 

Fibresmith Hand Dyed combines a range of repeatable, core colours that work beautifully together and are available ongoing and on all yarn bases as well as one-off colour ways, the result of testing and playing with the dyes.

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Looking for patterns?
We’ve spent some time on Ravelry.com pulling together pattern suggestions for all of the yarns we carry. This is by no means an exhaustive list but to get your creative juices flowing, click here to see some great patterns that will work well in this yarn.

Additional information

Weight0.1 kg