Mechita is the fingering-weight version of Malabrigo's beautifully-dyed single-ply superwash yarn. It is soft & bouncy and great for lighter projects! Great for: Shawls, scarves, garments, accessories, baby and kids items, lace, cables, textured stitches.
FIBER CONTENT: 100% Superwash Merino Wool
WEIGHT: 100g / 420yds / 384m
NEEDLE SIZE: US 1-2 / 2.25-2.75mm
GAUGE: 6.5-7.5 sts per inch / 2.5cm
CARE INSTRUCTIONS - Machine Washable, Gentle Cycle in cold water. Do not tumble dry. Lay flat to dry.
Be sure to get enough yarn to complete your project since each bag is a different dye lot, and skeins may vary from bag to bag. To ensure random color distribution, work from two balls of yarn at once, alternating a few rows from each ball.
Art Nouveau - all the colors that the Art Nouveau movement is famous for: speckled earth tones of yellow, orange, hunter green, deep red, blue, natural
Aureo - deep yellow with black speckles
Atomic - natural ecru heavily speckled with hot pink, blue, yellow, green & purple
Cielo Y Tierra - variegated ocean/sand colors - muted blues fading to browns/sands
Eggplant - deep charcoal with a very slight hint of dark purple
English Rose - Variegated creamy peaches, hot pinks & baby pinks
Impressionist Sky - variegated rich sky blues
Lynx - oranged speckled with dark purple
Musas - variegated marroon, purple, lavenders, teals, blues, navy, deep pinks
Natural - natural ecru
Paris Night - dark navy with lighter sections of navy and royale blue peeking through
Pearl - light grey/silver
Poipu - turquoise speckled with navy
Renaissance - speckles of orange, yellow, pink, red, blue, purple with a heavy speckling of black over the top
Storm - ecru yarn covered in speckles of navy & blue with hints of orange, yellow purple, burgundy
A note on Special Order Colors: You may select any current color from the Malabrigo catalog. Yarn Loop will verify its availability (in-stock or backordered) and the estimated arrival date via email. If an item is backordered, you will have the option to receive a full refund or to wait for the item. There is no upcharge on Special Order colors. It may take 10-14 business days to arrive at your address. Minimum Number of Special Order Skeins per color: 3 Please place colors and quantities of each color in an email to firstname.lastname@example.org after confirmation of payment. If you would rather find out lead times before placing your order, please Contact Us now. Malabrigo is kettle dyed in small batches. Please order enough yarn to complete you project because dye lots can vary greatly.
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