Ilmatar is a soft and luxurious 2-ply merino-silk blend yarn. Sold in 50 g skeins, it has beautiful drape while being incredibly warm.
Ilmatar is designed to be used for lace projects and accessories. It is also suitable for weaving. These yarns are spun in Great Britain using mulesing-free South African Merino wool.
Handwash strongly recommended.
50 g / approx. 275 m (1 ¾ oz / approx. 301 yds).
50 % merino wool, 50 % silk.
Recommended needle size 2.5-5 mm (US #1½ to #8).
Recommended gauge in stockinette stitch 20-36 sts / 10 cm (5 to 9 stitches per inch).