Pinta offers the best blend of natural fibers forpeople who avoid wearing synthetic fibers or simply who do not like them. You can knit a wonderful and durable pair of socks with this yarn that will feel very soft and nice on the skin. The wool component makes it warm in the winter, the ramie helps build absorbency and silk gives this been it special shimmer and elasticity.
Pinta is a 4 ply yarn that you will fall in love with! It doesn’t itch and feels very soft on the touch. Of course, you can knit all kinds of garments and accessoires not just socks!
Tip: It is advisable to always order enough yarn for your desired model to ensure you knit your entire project with yarn of the same dye batch. In case of doubt, please make a gauge sample immediately after receiving the yarn. In this way, you can estimate whether you have ordered sufficient quantity and, if necessary, reorder directly.
- Yarn Length: 100 g ~ 425 m | 3.5 oz ~ 465 yds
- Needle size: 3 mm | 3 US | 11 UK
- Gauge 25 stitches, 30 rows to 4" (10 cm)
- Usage: Sweater in size small ~ 400g (4 hanks)
- Yarn Weight: 100 g | 3.5 oz ~ Hank
- Fibre: Merino ~ Argentina | Silk ~ China | Ramie ~ Nepal
- Spun in Italy
- Dyed in Italy
<p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="text-align: justify;">Knitwear made of Pinta are machine washable at a maximum temperature of 86u00b0 F (30u00b0 C), preferably using a mild wool detergent and choosing a cycle for delicates. Dry flat, best on a terry towel, to keep its shape. Please do not dry it on a heat source or in the blazing sun! If needed, your Pinta garment can be ironed at lowest temperature setting.</span></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Read more about wool care in our blogpost <a href="https://www.pascuali.de/blog/wool-care"><span style="color: rgb(220, 161, 13);">here</span></a>.</p>