About our Kinua Giverny Collection - 100% Handspun Fine Peruvian Junin Wool Yarn Botanically Dyed 100g Bulky Weight
Alpaca Warehouse is delighted to welcome to our family the gorgeous and sustainable Kinua Yarns. Handspun and botanically dyed in Peru, Kinua pays homage to natural fibers, ancestral techniques and natural dyeing. The texture and colors are just breathtaking, the perfect blend between ancient wisdom and modern textile knitting knowledge.
Giverny is a luxury yarn collection inspired by the paintings of the impressionist Claude Monet, where each yarn becomes a colored canvas. Each unique color was naturally dyed using cochineal and a combination of Andean Flowers.
Peruvian Junin Wool is characterized by its softness, recommended for garments, babywear and pieces in direct contact to the skin. Super soft and great for knitting, crochet and weaving.
Naturally dyed in small batches, handspun in Lima, sustainable and kind to the planet.
Bulky Weight. Recommended US knitting needle 11-15 / 10 mm - 12 mm
100g hank is approximately 55 yards- 50 mts.
Fiber Content: 100% Fine Peruvian Junin Wool
Put Up: Skein
Care: Hand Wash/Dry Flat
- Famously Warm, Luxuriously Soft: Known for its thermal properties, our knitting yarn keeps you warm when the temperature drops, yet it remains lightweight and breathable! And since it’s gentle on delicate skin, it’s ideal for baby garments like hats and booties. With 21 microns, you are getting a really fine and soft wool yarn.
- 100% Fine Peruvian Junin Wool: Sourced directly from a manufacturer in Peru, each hank of yarn is custom-made for Alpaca Warehouse! As a result, we’re able to offer a premium wool that’s beautifully unique, surprisingly strong, all-natural and even hypoallergenic.
- Naturally dyed: Our hanks of yarn are dyed with an all-natural method with plants only, making them eco-friendly and sustainable, but still beautiful and with a nice variety of color combinations inspired by the paintings of the impressionist Claude Monet, where each yarn becomes a colored canvas.
- Yarn Specifications: Our craft yarn is perfect for a wide range of DIY projects! Weight: Bulky/Chunky, Yardage per skein: 55 yards (50 meters), Hank Weight: 100 grs (3.52 ounces), US knitting needle size 11 to 15 is recommended or 10 - 12 mm.