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Maahinen from Riihivilla

yarns > Riihivilla > Maahinen

Maahinen discontinued
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
390 yards
(357 meters)
100 grams
(3.53 ounces)
32.0 sts
= 4 inches
US 0 - 2.0 mm
100% Wool

100% Finnsheep wool, this yarn comes in 4 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.

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.