Manos del Uruguay Franca is a Super Bulky yarn made from 100% Superwash Merino Wool.
Franca is super soft and knits up quick!
It is available in an array of hand-dyed tonal, variegated, and speckled colors.
This colorway(Batik) was resist-dyed to give a unique speckled effect!
**About Manos Del Uruguay**
Manos del Uruguay(The hands of Uruguay) is a non-profit organization which assembles women in cooperatives throughout the countryside of Uruguay. The aim of the organization is to gring economic and social opportunities to rural women
Manos del Uruguay has been a member of the WFTO, World Fair Trade Organization since 2009.
Fair Trade is a trading partnership, based on dialogue, transparency and respect, that seeks greater equity in international trade.
As a Fair Trade organization, Manos del Uruguay is engaged in supporting producers, raising awareness and in campaigning for changes in the rules and practice of international trade.
Every Yarn has a tag with the artisan signature and the name of the village where the cooperative is located. This help us remind that behind each skein of yarn there is a woman and a story.
Fiber Content: 100% superwash merino
Yardage: 114 yds / 105 mts per 150 g
Gauge: 10 sts per 4"/10cm
Needle Size:US 13-15 / 9 - 10mm
Care Instructions: Machine wash or handwash in cool water. Dry flat.
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