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watercolors sock 75/25
the periwinkle sheep
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
460 yards (421 meters)
100 grams (3.53 ounces)
28.0 to 32.0 sts = 4 inches
US 1 - 2 or 2.25 - 2.75mm
75% Wool - Merino
25% Manufactured Fibers - Nylon / Polyamide
plied
yes
  • Care:
  • Superwash

“old” watercolors was:
a soft blend of 80% superwash merino wool and 20% nylon, approx. 420 yards.

Machine wash, lay flat to dry

Please note that the original watercolors yarn is discontinued as of October 2010.

The NEW watercolors has a tighter twist and more yardage, is therefore slightly thinner, more of a typical sock weight, and is a perennial bestseller!

popular colorways

Atlantic

22 stashed

20 projects

Audrey Hepburn

13 stashed

15 projects

Avocado

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6 projects

Black Turquoise

26 stashed

10 projects

Black Walnut

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10 projects

Butterscotch

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9 projects

Cobblestone

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Coniferous

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5 projects

Crack In The Sidewalk

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11 projects

Crapshoot

4 stashed

7 projects

Craving

13 stashed

5 projects

Elderberry

19 stashed

14 projects

Gold Rush

7 stashed

9 projects

Green Dragon

12 stashed

3 projects

Hot Mama

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3 projects

Hyacinth

7 stashed

8 projects

Iryth

15 stashed

3 projects

Mallards By The Boathouse

9 stashed

5 projects

Meagheen

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17 projects

Memories Of Summer

12 stashed

14 projects

Mocha

20 stashed

30 projects

Orchid

14 stashed

7 projects

Sapphire

9 stashed

9 projects

She Dances

15 stashed

8 projects

Silver Lining

10 stashed

13 projects

Slate

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6 projects

Spilled Wine

12 stashed

9 projects

Stones Dancing In The Fog

16 stashed

10 projects

Sunny Yellow

7 stashed

8 projects

Thunderstorm

7 stashed

9 projects

Tree Frog

9 stashed

8 projects

Truffle

11 stashed

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