Noro Shirakaba is a light-worsted, durable and breathable silk blend hand-dyed in tone-on-tone stripes. Simple, natural, with velvety texture, and even more - spun by hands. Shirakaba is suitable for all-year-round knits, from tops and accessories to light coats. Please knit a swatch to establish the correct gauge.
* Similar yarn: Ayatori, Cotton Handspun
FIBRE: 42% Silk, 40% Cotton, 18% Wool
Garment Care: Dry clean using only petroleum solvent. Iron low degree.
YARN WEIGHT: Worsted
TENSION: 10x10cm (4"): 20 sts / 26 rows
NEEDLES: 4-4.5 mm (US No. 6-7)
LENGTH: approx. 125 m / 137 yards
BALL WEIGHT: 50g
Price (CAD): $14.00
IN STOCK: 05 Lavender (44 balls), 07 Gobi (9 balls)
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* 44 balls
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