This yarn is spun from Merino wool. Merino wool is the softest wool fiber available and is very nice against the skin. The weight is Worsted with a gauge of 4-5 stitches to the inch on size 8 needles American. Yardage is 165 yards approx. Skein weight 2.5oz. approx.
The yarn is hand dyed by me in my lab just outside Phoenix, AZ. The color Purple Wind is inspired by the Winter sky and cold wind that blows. This color is a lavender purple shade found in the color way Winter Wind. And it is meant to be the solid colored yarn match to the Winter Wind color way.