Have you ever wondered what fingers referred to in ancient grimoires? This is the plant. Called casually as just fingers, cinquefoil fingers were used to draw off devils and protect the user from poisons (we don’t advocate eating it as it can have a laxative effect). This herb is also sacred to fishermen who carried it with them to bring a bountiful catch.

This is a companion yarn to Sarah. There are four yarns that mix and match with Sarah. Sarah, Walnut, Cinquefoil, and Sarah Speckle. This could be used in any four color shawls.

Fiber content: 100% Superwash Merino Wool
Weight: DK 4 ply
Grams: 100g
Meters/Yards: 211 meters/231 yards
Care: Machine Wash, flat or hang dry
Average gauge: 5-6 sts per inch on a US 5-7 needle

Note: While the mill states that this is a machine washable superwash yarn, this is a hand dyed product. The dye completely exhausted and the water ran clear in the rinse process, however, some bleeding may occur with different detergents. We highly recommend using a wool safe wash such as Soak and drying flat or line drying.

Some of our photos may show more than one skein, the price listed is for only one skein. If you need more than the quantity available, convo us about a custom order.

All attempts are made to show our yarns in as close to their actual colors as possible. Colors may vary depending on monitors and lighting.

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