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"Shimmer" by Knit Picks is a warm laceweight blend of 70% baby alpaca and 30% silk. Hand-dyed, "Shimmer" presents in choices of multi-colored tones often used for shawls, vests, scarves and other delicate garments.

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Fall 2006
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Fall 2006
Fall 2005
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About This Yarn
 BrandKnit Picks [www]
 DistributorKnit Picks [www]
 Made InPeru
 Yardage440 yds.
 Weight50g
 Yarn Weight Laceweight
 Fiber Content Alpaca , Silk
 Texture Plied
 Gauge (st. /4 in.)Various
 Needle Size(s) Various
 Availability Currently Produced
 MSRP$5.49
 CareHand Wash & Dry Flat.

Colors
Currently Produced Colors
23539: Happy Dance
(Red, Gold, Pink)
23540: Grape Hyacinth
(Purple, White, Turquoise)
23541: Stained Glass
(Red, Turquoise, Purple)
23542: Maple Leaf
(Brown, Gold, Brown)
23543: Deep Woods
(Brown, Off White, Gray)
23544: Morning Mist
(Blue, White, Silver)
23545: Flower Garden
(Red, Pink, Purple)
23546: Turquoise Splendor
(Turquoise, Turquoise, Turquoise)


Reviews & Comments
weenah
sachse, Texas
5 Posts
  Thursday May 10 5:37:42 AM PST
very nice to work with! i love the sheen the silk gives off.

knitnut
Seattle, Washington
8 Posts
  Saturday September 15 4:40:01 PM PST
wonderful yarn to work with, am in the process of making a lace-patterned shawl and it will end up light as a feather and yet still warm. its soft against the skin- no "itchies" like wool sometimes does.

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