Pénélope is a 6 ply, worsted spun yarn made from precious fleece of Merinos d'Arles, raised respectfully and according to GOTS standards in Provence (France) and a touch of silk (south of Shanghai, China).
It is a round, strong and very soft yarn with great elasticity and beautiful drape. It is perfect for baby items, shawls and all projects you want to wear next to the skin.
Pénélope is named after the feminine character of Odyssey by Homère.
Weight: DK / 8ply
Composition: 90% organic Merinos d'Arles (France) / 10% silk (China)
Gauge: 22 stitches over 10cm in stockinette
Care: Hand wash in tepid water, dry flat