Malabrigo Rios

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Colour
850 Archangel
210 Blue Jeans
27 Bobby Blue
683 Cian
845 Cirrus Gray
624 Coco
215 Cowboy
708 Cucumber
057 English Rose
35 Frank Ochre
93 Fuchsia
16 Glazed Carrot
48 Glitter
148 Holly Hock
842 Illusion
138 Ivy
49 Jupiter
725 Kris
37 Lettuce
896 Living Coral
120 Lotus
214 Magenta
122 Niebla
52 Paris Night
695 Peachy
36 Pearl
069 Pearl Ten
213 Pines
030 Purple Mystery
611 Ravelry Red
133 Reflecting Pool
96 Sunset
412 Teal Feather
83 Water Green
846 Winter Lake
688 Yerba
850 Archangel
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Rio means “river” in Spanish. Malabrigo Rios is named after the four major rivers in Uruguay: Rio Cuareim, Rio Uruguay, Rio de la Plata, and Rio Negro. Each river is represented by one ply. These plies twist together like winding rivers. Rios also signifies the yarn’s washability; for millennia, rivers have provided water for washing garments.

Soft, strong, and washable, this 4-ply yarn is our workhorse! The plies help resist pilling and the washability makes it fantastic for frequently-worn garments, housewares, and children and baby clothes. And like all our yarns, it’s super soft and great for next-to-the-skin wear! Spun from our premium superwash merino, it comes in an array of watercolor-multi, semi-solid, and variegated colorways.

Great for: Accessories, garments, baby and kids items, housewares, toys, cables, textured stitches, colorwork.

Be sure to get enough yarn to complete your project since each bag is a different dye lot, and skeins may vary from bag to bag. In some colors, the skeins may vary one from the other even within the same bag. To ensure random color distribution, work from two balls of yarn at once, alternating a few rows from each ball.

Fibre Content: 100% Superwash Merino Wool
Weight /Yardage: 100 g = 210 m /230 yds
Gauge /Tension: 18-20 sts = 4″ /10 cm on 4.0-5.0 mm ndls
Knitting Weight: Aran /Worsted
Care: Machine Wash Gentle; Lay Flat to Dry