Astrid from Seven Sisters Arts
Astrid
Seven Sisters Arts
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
438 yards
(401 meters)
100 grams
(3.53 ounces)
26.0 to 28.0 sts
= 4 inches
US 3 - 5 or 3.25 - 3.75mm
70% Wool - Merino
30% Silk
high twist single ply
  • Care:
  • Hand Wash
  • Color:
  • Semi-solid, Tonal, Variegated
  • Dye:
  • Hand dyed
  • Ply:
  • Single ply
  • Put up:
  • Winding required

Knits up into a lovely drapey fabric. Astrid is a Scandinavian name meaning divine strength, fair beautiful goddess.

Shop Astrid

  • 70% merino :: 30% silk
  • 438 yds :: 100g :: high twist single ply
  • gauge 26-28 st/4” :: needles us 3-5
  • hand wash in cool water :: lay flat to dry for optimal care of hand knits

astro-Origin GREEK from Greek astron ‘star.’

as·ter ˈastər/ noun 1. a plant of the daisy family that has bright rayed flowers, typically of purple or pink.
2. BIOLOGY a star-shaped structure formed during division of the nucleus of an animal cell.

Asterope (star), one of the stars in the Pleiades cluster, named for the mythical figure