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This skein is reserved for RACHAEL. Please don't purchase unless it's yours. Thanks!


Fun tropical colors........pinks, peaches, purples, magenta and splashes of sunshine yellow for contrast in this wonderful skein of handspun yarn. This amazing base gives you all the sweet softness of merino and the luxurious softness from the added silk is perfection...and it's full of squish! This was such a delightful spin and would be a fun knit into something for your neck or even a little cardigan for the tiny person in your life!


Handspun yarn is, by nature, one of a kind and imperfect. All yarns are spun by me on my sweet spinning wheels in my smoke-free but dog friendly home in rural Utah and then soaked in a lovely lavender wash, dried and re-skeined and are ready to knit your treasures. My finished skeins are measured after drying and yardage is approximated to the best of my ability. Your gauge may vary when working it up. I always recommend swatching for gauge and colorfastness when working with hand dyed products. Some dye run-off may occur with the initial washing of hand dyed goods though my handspun is soaked before drying to minimize that.

I do my best to accurately photograph my yarn but monitors may differ. Please contact me with any questions before you purchase the yarn.


I'm happy to take orders for custom spinning for that special project. I have a large group of fibers you can choose from or you can purchase fiber elsewhere and have it sent to me. You'll pay for the cost of the fiber and the custom spinning.

DK Weight Merino/Silk "Papaya"

  • 4.3 oz. / 2 ply / 339 yds. / 11 wpi (dk)

    dyed by:  Hobbledehoy
    colorway:  Papaya
    fiber:  Merino//Silk (80/20)

    care: hand wash and dry flat

  • I want you to be pleased with your purchase. However if you're not satisfied with your purchase please contact me within 3 days of the receipt of your package for a return or exchange. The item must be in its original condition and you will be responsible for shipping & handling involved in the return/exchange.

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