Manos del Uruguay

Manos Del Uruguay Alegria

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Size: Celadon


Manos del Uruguay, The hands of Uruguay, is a non profit organization which assembles women in cooperatives throughout the countryside of Uruguay.  The aim of the organisation is to bring economic and social opportunities to rural women.


Alegría means "joy" in Spanish, and that's just what this hand-painted yarn is, a true color celebration!
Easy-care with a rich, cushy hand, Alegria is perfect for socks, baby gear, or fun accessories.

Hand Dyed

Yarn Weight: 4 Ply

Blend: 75% Superwash Merino, 25% Polyamide

Meterage: 425m / 100g.

Needles: 2.25 - 3mm

Tension: 28 - 30 stitches = 10cm / 4 in

Care: Handwash in cool water and dry flat.

Please note:  While every effort has been made to closely match the true colour of the yarns in our images, the resolution of the computer screen can slightly distort the shades of the threads.