french worsted spun merino with a touch of luxury silk
90% organic Merinos d'Arles (France) / 10 % silk (China)
133 m / approx. 50 g
GAUGE (10 x 10 cm, 4 x 4 inch, in st st)
22 sts x 32 rows, 3.5 mm needles
Pénélope is a 6 ply, worsted spun yarn made from precious fleece of Merinos d'Arles, raised respectfully and according to GOTS standards in Provence (France) and a touch of silk (south of Shanghai, China).
Is a round, strong and very soft yarn with great elasticity and beautifull drapey. It is perfect for baby items, shawls and all projects you want to wear next to the skin.
Handwash in tepid water recommended.
Pénélope is named after the feminine character of Odyssey of Homère.