Pénélope is a 6 ply, worsted spun yarn made from precious fleece of Merinos d'Arles, raised respectfully and according to GOTS standards in Provence (France) and a touch of silk (south of Shanghai, China).
Is a round, strong and very soft yarn with great elasticity and beautifull drapey. It is perfect for baby items, shawls and all projects you want to wear next to the skin.
Pénélope is named after the feminine character of Odyssey of Homère.
Weight: DK / 8 ply
Composition: 90% organic Merinos d'Arles (France) / 10% silk (China)
Size: 50 g
Meterage: 133 m
Gauge: 22 sts x 32 rows over 10cm on 3.5mm needles
Care: Hand-wash in tepid water, dry flat