Blue Sky Fibers

Extra

Aran

Read all about it. Light and softy (yes, it’s a thing), with a springy twist, Extra is, well, extra delightful to work with.

Colors

FIBER CONTENT:

55% Baby Alpaca / 45% Fine Merino

 

WEIGHT:

150g / 218yds / 199m

 

NEEDLE SIZE:

7-9 US / 4.5-5.5mm

 

GAUGE:

4-5 sts per inch  / 2.5cm

* Suggested gauge only. Works beautifully with large or small needles.

Dry clean or hand wash in tepid water using a mild soap. Do not agitate or twist. Shape and dry flat on a towel.

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Yarn Weight Guide

Perhaps you want to make use of spare yarn in your stash, or maybe you feel like improvising. Whatever the case, we hope this helps you find the right yarn, gauge, and needles for your next adventure with Blue Sky Fibers.

August 24, 2016
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Beginner's Guide to Knitting

'Tis the season to learn how to knit. In our opinion the best fall accessory is a hand-knit piece, and there's no better time to learn how to make your own. It can feel confusing in the beginning but have no fear we all started there.

August 08, 2016