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arthur light - terra sock, fingering weight sock yarn

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Description

terra sock is a blended with superwash merino and nylon for durability. There is enough yarn for an average size woman's pair of socks.

75% superwash merino/25% nylon
~3.5 oz/100g ~463 yards

From a cat-friendly home. Yarn is stored away from the cats. I occasionally store the yarn with peppermint soap or bags of dried lavender which results in a very very lightly scented yarn.

This is a repeatable colorway. As a hand-dyed yarn, I recommend that you order enough for your whole project at once - dye lots can vary. This yarn is purple, but it tends to photograph as blue.

If you need it on a different base or in larger quantities, please send me a message.

Reviews

5 out of 5 stars
(508)
Reviewed by Candy Degel
5 out of 5 stars
Apr 2, 2018
Love it. It came so quick.
merlin - terra sock

Reviewed by Candy Degel
5 out of 5 stars
Apr 2, 2018
Rich deep color. Fast shipping.
guinevere - terra sock

Reviewed by Janine Goodwin
5 out of 5 stars
Mar 21, 2018
Beautiful yarn, a wonderful color with depth and richness. Color is very consistent with a gradient skein I purchased two years ago.
Guinevere - eponymous sock yarn, fingering weight

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Returns & exchanges

I handle refunds on a case by case basis.

You will get a refund certainly if:
You've gotten the wrong skein of yarn and you'd prefer the refund over the correct skein.
The skein is somehow defective.

Shipping policies

Shipping will take place within the time period specified. Most items are shipped the same week ordered. Dyed to order items may take up to three weeks. The default is first class mail in the US.

Additional policies

Environment and Packaging
The planet matters a great deal to me; that being said operating a retail yarn online business has a lot of environmental impacts.

Here's what I do.

Yarn and Fiber: Once a year I buy a fleece or processed roving from the west coast or pacific northwest. I get it processed locally and dye it and bring it back to you. This may increase over time.

Any new polwarth bought is an organic base. Any new falkland merino bought is sustainably sourced from the falkland islands. Both are available through Ashland Bay, an imported located about 60 miles from me.

I drive an electric car and take it to most in-state festivals. (FYI, the car is primarily charged at night.) I rent another car if I have to go to Seattle. All of the power at my home is purchased green power, which means that we're supporting the expansion of the green grid.

Recycled Packaging:
I reuse as many of the plastic bags that my products arrive in. That may mean an old label underneath a new one, or a slight tear in a bag. If you require or desire gift packaging, please say so and it will arrive in a nice piece of tissue paper inside a new bag.

I am changing over to eco-enclose packaging that is made from 100% post-consumer waste. I still have many bags in stock though, so I'm not sure whether you'll see them in January or June of next year.

Packaging Reuse:
One of my local Salem Etsy team members sells mirrors online. Whenever I have too much styrofoam, air packets, bubble wrap, etc., I send it to her for reuse.

Recycling:
All paper gets recycled.

Festival bags - any plastic bags given out during festivals are reused from the packaging the yarn and fiber comes in. They do not have handles. 3 out of 5 of the cities I do festival business have plastic bans, so if you are coming to visit, I recommend bringing your own!
Environment and Packaging
The planet matters a great deal to me; that being said operating a retail yarn online business has a lot of environmental impacts.

Here's what I do.

Yarn and Fiber: Once a year I buy a fleece or processed roving from the west coast or pacific northwest. I get it processed locally and dye it and bring it back to you. This may increase over time.

Any new polwarth bought is an organic base. Any new falkland merino bought is sustainably sourced from the falkland islands. Both are available through Ashland Bay, an imported located about 60 miles from me.

I drive an electric car and take it to most in-state festivals. (FYI, the car is primarily charged at night.) I rent another car if I have to go to Seattle. All of the power at my home is purchased green power, which means that we're supporting the expansion of the green grid.

Recycled Packaging:
I reuse as many of the plastic bags that my products arrive in. That may mean an old label underneath a new one, or a slight tear in a bag. If you require or desire gift packaging, please say so and it will arrive in a nice piece of tissue paper inside a new bag.

I am changing over to eco-enclose packaging that is made from 100% post-consumer waste. I still have many bags in stock though, so I'm not sure whether you'll see them in January or June of next year.

Packaging Reuse:
One of my local Salem Etsy team members sells mirrors online. Whenever I have too much styrofoam, air packets, bubble wrap, etc., I send it to her for reuse.

Recycling:
All paper gets recycled.

Festival bags - any plastic bags given out during festivals are reused from the packaging the yarn and fiber comes in. They do not have handles. 3 out of 5 of the cities I do festival business have plastic bans, so if you are coming to visit, I recommend bringing your own!

arthur light - terra sock, fingering weight sock yarn

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Overview

  • Handmade Supply
  • Materials: wool, merino, acid dye, white vinegar, nylon, superwash, sunshine, love
  • Made to order
  • Feedback: 508 reviews
  • Favorited by: 3 people
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