Orange and dark green double strand hand dyed superwash merino/nylon fingering/4ply/sock blank

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This listing is for a 100g double strand sock blank, hand dyed, 4ply/fingering weight on my Cuddly Owl Sock base. Cuddly Owl Sock is a fantastic 75% superwash Merino and 25% nylon which is beautifully soft and moreish! This makes a versatile base for socks, shawls, gloves or any other items which call for this weight of yarn, and is a pleasure to knit or crochet.

This sock blank is orange and dark olive green. Double stranded means that you can knit or crochet two entirely matching socks or gloves with this sock blank. However, you could also of course use it to knit single accessories with a long colour change.

This yarn is hand dyed with professional grade acid dyes and then rinsed after the dyeing process. However, please hand wash to preserve the colour and please be aware that there may be a small amount of dye bleeding out in the first wash (although this is unusual because I am very thorough with my rinsing). Drying in direct sunlight can also fade the colour over time, so where possible, please avoid.

Each sock blank is 100g and has approximately 425m/464yards.

Please bear in mind that I dye in small batches through kettle dyeing and hand painting. This leads to small variations even between skeins in the same dye lot so if you have a large project in mind, please contact me so that I can make sure you get skeins as closely matching as possible or I can custom dye a specific quantity up for you. Also please bear in mind that whilst every effort is made to ensure the photograph accurately reflects the yarn colour monitors do vary.

If you choose standard shipping, your package will be sent by standard first class (UK) or standard airmail (overseas) and will only be insured up to a total of £20 (including postage). This is the amount that I will be able to refund you for your whole package if it gets lost in the mail. If your purchase comes to more than £20 I strongly recommend that you choose the enhanced postage option at the checkout to increase the postal insurance. 

If you have any questions, please contact me at hello@owlaboutyarn.com