Manos Alegria Watercolours
Algeria from Manos del Uruguay is a soft, springy sock weight yarn. Available in the brightly painted version or these more tonal watercolours, it is luxurious enough for a shawl but also suitable for socks.
Manos del Uruguay are members of the World Fair Trade Organization. It is a non profit organization which assembles women in cooperatives throughout the countryside of Uruguay bringing them economic and social opportunities.
Composition: 75% superwash wool, 25% polyamide
Yarn Weight: Fingering
Yardage: 445y/425m per 100g
Gauge: 28 to 32 sts in 4"/10cm on 2.25-3mm
Care: Machine or hand wash, cool water, dry flat