Thursday, August 30, 2012
Metalico by Blue Sky Alpacas
50% babay alpaca / 50% mulberry silk
Luxury as nature intended, Metalico utilizes naturally occurring shades of baby alpaca blended with mulberry silk, and creates an undyed shimmering palette from gleaming whites to silvery grays and flecked golds. Colorways provided by nature, shiny braids provided by Blue Sky Alpacas!
Weight: 50 grams
Approx: 147 yards / 135 meters
Needle Size: 3-5 US / 3.25-3.75 mm
Gauge: 5-6 sts/inch or 2.5 cm
Hand wash or dry clean. Wash in tepid water using a mild soap. Do not twist. Shape and dry flat on a towel. Store your little treasure neatly folded, after all, it may be a family heirloom.
etched rio wrap - new!
Designed by Sarah Smuland
With a swing and fluidity reminiscent of woven fabric, this breathtaking wrap will easily become your favorite accessory. Effortless to wear, a simple lace panel is all this piece requires to be a soothing, intriguing knit.
leslie wrap - new!
Designed by Leslie Scanlon
Knit in a straightforward rib pattern, with a twist. This wrap is memorable worked in Metalico, with tassels of fluctuating sizes and experimental, inconsistent whipped edge treatment.
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