Composition: 100% pure Italian wool obtained from the mixture of Italian Merino wool races as Sopravvissana, Gentile di Puglia and Merinizzata Italian coming from the Abruzzi farms; carded and spun by spinners of Abruzzo.
This mixture has resulted in a soft wire, lightweight but very resistant twisted, and then, thanks to the different characteristics of the fleeces used melons twice both in breeding that in the spinning mill.
The Colors Nature, in its various gradations, natural colors are derived from the white wool blend with tufted wool in different percentages.
The oiling of the staple in the production phase is carried out with Extra Virgin Olive Oil that gives shine to the yarn, while washing the flake itself is made from Marseille soap, no chemicals or bleaching processes or charring. (Chemical removal of impurities)
This wool has a high thermal value, which fits perfectly to the body temperature. The cold natural wool reacts natural, alive, becoming even more pleasant to the touch, and to be worn with pleasure enhancing the high thermal performance. Better if worn on natural fibers to allow the wool to transmit heat to the skin instead of being stuck.
Conception and design: Crea "the ideas of the hands".
Features: carded yarn 100% wool of medium thickness. Colour Dark brown - Terra d'Abruzzo - undyed (tufted wool) - Title: 2: 4000 - Weight cond. 100g - 200 meters ca. - A fabric knitting / crochet work n ° 6-7; wide and soft machining n ° 8-10-12-14
This 2 plies wool has an average of two garments made from retaliation 1: 4000 color dark brown / coffee.
The slower retaliation chosen for this production (L017), makes this line, with the same title with the previous productions (L016), just a bit thicker and softer to the touch.
This wool has a high thermal value, which is however suitable to body temperature. The cold natural wool reacts naturally, becoming alive pleasant to the touch and can be worn with pleasure and with high thermal performance.
The brown of this wool has a firm tone, uniform is a coffee-colored (different shade than the production L016 dark brown)
It is recommended to work with this crochet hooks or wooden needles because the lanolin contained in the wire olia the wood and makes the job than plastic very smoothly that instead slows it down.
It's usable for many types of work. It is suitable for the realization of the apparel of each gender, its average thickness allows to have processes for all uses and all the needs of both thermal and stylistic. Lends itself to the realization of clothing of all kinds, it fits any work combining it to other colors available.
To work this closely woven wool are recommended numbers from 5-6, gaiters, hats, gloves, mittens, blankets, baby covers, personal accessories and home while if you want to create something lighter and softer then it will be better to use higher numbers from 7-8 pullovers, scarves, hats, blankets, even up to 12, for a network effect or points machined impressive wide, stoles, shawls, collars, scarves, blankets, hats.
Washing: It is advisable to wash the item once made with wool detergent (Marseille soap), avoiding sudden changes in water temperature and avoiding violent rubbing that could damage fiber, getting felted. Lay the garment on a towel laid horizontally, away from radiators and direct light possibly air, placing him "in shape" that is, giving him again with his hands the original form thus avoiding stretch it once dried.
Lana d'Abruzzo 2 Plies natural Brown color - Terra - L017
- Brand: Lana d'Abruzzo
- Product Code: 2.4LdAb-L017T
- Availability: In Stock