Manos Del Uruguay is a co-operative of over 800 women, producing and supplying hand spun, hand dyed yarns and wools to customers throughout the world. Support a worthy cause and have a fabulous opportunity to knit & crochet with an extraordinary fiber blend. By choosing “Manos Silk Blend Space-Dyed” yarn, you get a wool/silk fiber gem with superb drape, velvety softness & subtle sheen all in a lightweight, DK/sport yarn.
Then since “Manos Silk Blend” is hand-dyed in large kettles, the craftswomen are able to achieve a lovely marbleized effect with subtle striations. No wonder the Manos website in Uruguay refers to this wonderful yarn as “nube” (meaning “cloud”) because of its terrific properties. Beautifully handspun & dyed of 70% extrafine merino wool & 30% silk.