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This item sold on November 4, 2012.

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Content:
48% wool
22% viscose
16% nylon
9% angora
5% cashmere
Light worsted weight, 6 ply
42.8 grams, approx. 131 yards

Smooth and soft, this orange-y pink angora/cashmere blend would be a pleasure to wear on any part of the body. The total yarn recycled from this sweater was 295.1 grams, amounting to approximately 904 yards. If you would like to purchase all of the listings for this sweater, message me and I will give you a code for 10% off the purchase.

This yarn was unraveled by hand from a high-quality, gently-used sweater. It was then soaked in hot water and left to cool, allowing the fibers to unkink while retaining their lovely elasticity and loft. Finally, the yarn was hung to dry unweighted, then skeined and tagged for your knitting or crocheting pleasure. All of this was done in a non-smoking house where two lovely cats live.

Please remember:
Using recycled yarn is a wonderful way to craft while being kind to the earth and your pocketbook at the same time. However, sometimes the recovery process for these yarns results in occasional imperfections or knots in the skeins. While I carefully check the yarn to ensure that this does not occur, I may sometimes miss a knot.
Also, while I do my best to make sure these pictures are true to color, shades will vary depending your computer’s settings.

If you are interested in colorwork, or if this yarn isn’t quite the right shade for you, here are some other angora blends in my shop:
Summer Skies: http://www.etsy.com/listing/104169080/recycled-angora-blend-summer-skies
Pool Party: http://www.etsy.com/listing/104173349/upcycled-yarn-angora-blend-pool-party

SALE 10% off - Recycled Angora Blend - Cactus Flower

Overview

  • Handmade Supply
  • Materials: wool, viscose, cashmere, nylon, angora
  • Ships worldwide from United States
  • Feedback: 79 reviews
  • Favorited by: 3 people