The ruby is second only to the diamond in strength. That is why the ruby is a gem for protection and passion. It is the base stone for the chakra and can penetrate any darkness. All natural rubies have flaws in them, but if that is the character of a natural ruby then it isn't a flaw and merely a property. This yarn is much like it's namesake. Kettle dyed so that it is rich in color, yet with variations that will make your projects shine with beauty.
Fiber content: 100% Superwash Merino Wool
Weight: Worsted 4 ply
Meters/Yards: 193 meters/211 yards
Care: Machine Wash, flat or hang dry
Average gauge: 5-7 sts per inch on a US 7-9 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.
If you wish to sign up for our monthly newsletter, please leave a message in Notes to Seller. We promise not to bombard you with lots of messages. Just one letter a month.