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Aarni from Riihivilla

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Sport (12 wpi) ?
230 yards
(210 meters)
100 grams
(3.53 ounces)
23.0 to 25.0 sts
= 4 inches
US 1½ - 3 or 2.5 - 3.25mm
100% Wool

100% Finnsheep wool, this yarn comes in 8 natural colors of the sheep and in colors dyed with natural dyes.

This yarn is dyed by an indie producer and there is a little variation in skeins which can be between 90-120g.
When used double the suggested needle size is US 8 / 5.0mm and recommended gauge is 16 stitches to 10cm.

Colored yarns are hand dyed with natural dyes, plants or mushrooms, each color is unique. Hand wash is recommended with neutral detergeant. The colors are stable, but the yarn might felt when machinewashed. You can use this feature and make also felted objects with Riihivilla yarn.
The yarn is soft and loosely twisted, ideal for scarves, hats, mittens or sweaters, but not for socks.

popular colorways

1001 Natural

2 stashed

7 projects

2967 Green

7 stashed

13 projects

8205 Brown Black

4 stashed

3 projects

Blue Indigo

4 stashed

10 projects


16 stashed

13 projects


8 stashed

15 projects


5 stashed

8 projects

Japanese Indigo

17 stashed

11 projects


6 stashed

8 projects

Natural Beige

9 stashed

9 projects

Natural Black

4 stashed

14 projects

Natural Indigo

15 stashed

8 projects

Natural White

11 stashed

17 projects