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Shibui Maai

Shibui Maai

By: Shibui

$16.50
[mah-ah-ee] n. Japanese for interval, break or pause. Shibui Maai is an entirely luxurious blend of 70% superbaby alpaca and 30% merino in a springy chainette construction. The plush intervals of chain bloom to create light, cushiony knits with incredible softness - perfect for next-to-skin garments and accessories. Maai’s elegant fibers, smart construction and remarkable bloom lend this DK weight yarn to a range of needle sizes. Create defined stitches with a soft hand, lush cables, and sumptuous stockinette.

Note: We will contact you via email if we don’t have sufficient quantity to fill your order from the same dye lot.

Product Description

Fiber: 70% superbaby alpaca, 30% fine merino wool
Yarn Weight: dk
Yardage/Weight: 175 yards (160 m)/approx. 50 grams (1.76 oz)
Suggested Needles: US 6 (4 mm)
Gauge: 24 sts = 4 inches
Care: Hand Wash only, Dry Flat