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Malabrigo Rastita - Plomo 43
Texture: single ply slightly felted with a twist
Yardage/Meters: 310 yards (283 meters)
Skein weight:: 100 grams (3.53 ounces)
Gauge: 20.0 to 22.0 sts = 4 inches
Recommended needle size: US 6 - 7 or 4 - 4.5mm
Recommended hook size: US 7 to I-9 or 4.5-5.5 mm
Content: 100% Merino Wool.
Care: Hand Wash, cold water.
Rasta, but thinner! This DK-weight yarn shares Rasta’s lightly-felted,
single-ply construction and many of the same gorgeous watercolor-multi
colorways, but its lighter weight means it’s fantastic for garments,
shawls, and other lightweight applications.
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.