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Each skein weighs between 100 and 109 Gms, sufficient for long scarf, pair large socks. NZ Courier delivery is included in the price. All wool is 4ply.
Most birds are: Merino. 55%. Alpaca 15%. Possum 10%. Nylon 20%
The Albatross is: Merino 80%. Mulberry Silk 10%. Nylon 10%.
Processed in Christchurch by Wild Earth Yarns. Hand wash. Other birds can be made with this blend by request.
Each skein is accompanied by a postcard of the relevant bird; some share a multi bird postcard.
The colours are a celebration of the plumage of each bird. Skeins vary in intensity of shading as each skein is dyed separately/individually. Each skein is unique!
The Albatross is only available in the Merino Silk Nylon (MSN). Blue Penguin and Hoiho are available in both Possum/Merino/Alpaca/Nylon blend and MSN. All birds except Albatross can be supplied in either yarn on request but the colours, shading will be different.