Over the 6 month subscription you will receive a variety of accessory projects including shawls, socks and cowls in our most popular Manos del Uruguay bases from Alegria to Cabrito using bouncy brioche, luscious lace, tantalizing textures and tassels. All projects are aimed at knitters with some experience looking for a challenge and beyond. Build confidence knitting in the round and turning heels, and try your hand at two-colour brioche.
With this subscription box, you'll receive an exclusively designed pattern and exclusive shades of favourite Manos del Uruguay Yarns every month to complete a project that's been specially curated.
Manos del Uruguay is a non-profit organisation. It was created in 1968 to provide rural women with jobs in their home towns. Today, 47 years later, we are still committed to the same objective; to give economical, social and personal development opportunities to the women in Uruguay's countryside.
Alegria Grande is a worsted weight version of our widely popular Alegria yarn in the same easy care blend of Superwash merino and polyamide. Brilliant colours softness and bounce for durable knits of all kinds: baby blankets, kids sweaters, thick socks, colourful scarves ... you name it ... and perferct for beginners.
Blend: 75% Superwash Merino, 25% Polyamide
Silk Blend is an elegant classic yarn, with the super soft handle of extrafine merino and the subtle glow of silk. It produces clean, defined knits that showcase sophisticated designs with fancy stitches or cables. This range features a wide variety of jewel-like colours.
Blend: 70% Extra Fine Merino / 30% Silk
Marina's softness and drape feel wonderful next to the skin in scarves or shawls. It comes in tonal and space-dyed colourways and is made of superwash merino which gives the colours beautiful depth. With 800m (874 yds) per skein, most projects only need one!
Blend: 100% Superwash Merino
These colours are exclusive to this subscription club, and won't be available anywhere else! They've been dreamed up by knitting enthusiasts, and dyed by artisans who pour years of experience into every batch of hand dyed Manos del Uruguay yarn.