fingering weight yarn
french worsted spun merino with a touch of luxury silk
90% organic Merinos d'Arles (France) / 10 % silk (China)
200 m / 50 g
GAUGE (10 x 10 cm, 4 x 4 inch, in st st)
28 sts x 40 rows, aig 2.5 mm
Albertine is a 4 ply, worsted spun yarn made from precious fleece of Merinos d'Arles, raised respectfully 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 wera next to then skin.
Handwash in tepid water recommended.
Albertine is named after the feminine character of À la recherche du temps perdu by Marcel Proust.