This yarn is spun from 100 % Merino wool. Merino wool is the softest wool fiber available and is very nice against the skin. The yarn 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 Sea Purple is inspired by the waters where turtles swim. The color is a ultra violet purple. And it is meant to be the solid colored yarn match to the Sea Turtle color way.