Vovó (Portuguese for Grandma) is a versatile and hard wearing non-superwash 4 ply yarn made entirely from fine Portuguese wool, mainly from Serra da Estrela sheep. It is a great choice for sweaters and cardigans intended for daily wear.
Vovó is made from the wool of free range sheep. Grown, scoured, milled and dyed in Portugal.
Shade 01 is not dyed. Like all our yarns, Vovó is non-superwash and not bleached.
Content: 100% fine portuguese wool Gauge: 20-23 stitches per 4" / 10 cm (Sport weight) Recommended Needle Size: US 4-7 (3.5-4.5 mm) Yardage/Weight: 156 yd (143 m) / 50 g hank Care: Hand wash (cold), iron on low, and dry flat