DK PURE LR ATHENA
This hand-dyed artisanal yarn is no ordinary knitting yarn: the designer behind the knitting patterns Louise Robert Design meticulously created this beautiful collection.
It's by studying the color pallets that represent her life and career over the years that designer Louise Robert was able to imagine all of the variety available in these hand-dyed artisanal yarns.
ATHENA is recognized as being, among other things, the goddess of wisdom, craftsmen and artists in Greek mythology. For me, Athena refers to a “high-end” stationary boutique that I loved when I was little because I was going to buy fancy pencils that I collected and notebooks which I spent hours scribbling in. - Louise
- Composition: 90% Merino wool, 10% Silk
- Quantity (Weight): 115 grams, 4 oz
- Length: 238 meters (260 yds)
- Gauge: 20 - 24 stitches = 10 cm (4 in)
- Needles: 4 mm (US # 6)
- Care: Hand-wash in cold water, dry flat
If you love to knit with Biscotte Yarns, you will fall head over heels with this artisanal, hand-dyed DK Pure yarn by Louise Robert Design. Whether you are knitting a scarf, a shawl or a sweater, there's nothing better than a beautifully crafted yarn designed by a passionate knitter for knitting enthusiasts.
It is the most beautiful rich shade of purple and dark red. The only mistake I made was in not ordering more! My daughter-in-law seen it and now I'm going to have to make her something out of it! lol
Beautiful yarn. Wonderful to work. Used in the Twist of Fade pattern
2nd time I’ve purchased this yarn. I love it!
Great yarn, a pleasure to knit with!
wonderful coppery coral tonal effect. easy to work and blocked out nicely. am about to purchase more in another delicious color!