Leizu Fingering Nuances

Sets of 5 mini skeins of Julie Asselin's Leizu Fingering base dyed in intriguing gradients.

Leizu Fingering Nuances
Leizu Fingering Nuances
Leizu Fingering Nuances
Leizu Fingering Nuances
Leizu Fingering Nuances
Leizu Fingering Nuances
Leizu Fingering Nuances
Leizu Fingering Nuances
Leizu Fingering Nuances
Leizu Fingering Nuances
Leizu Fingering Nuances
Leizu Fingering Nuances
Leizu Fingering Nuances

Leizu Fingering Nuances

Sets of 5 mini skeins of Julie Asselin's Leizu Fingering base dyed in intriguing gradients.

28g and 97 metres per skein.

0.99oz and 106 yards per skein.

7 sts = 1" on US 2, 2.5 mm needles.

8 sts = 1" on US 1, 2.25 mm needles.

90% Wool - Merino/ 10% Silk

Leizu fingering is a luminous blend of superwash merino and silk, spun in Canada and dyed by Julie Asselin in Quebec. With a total yardage of 485 metres, these sets are perfect for fade shawls, hats and luxurious baby projects. For a larger shawl pair a Nuances set with a full size skein of Leizu fingering

Leizu (Chinese: 嫘祖; pinyin: Léi Zǔ) was a legendary Chinese empress and wife of the Yellow Emperor. According to tradition, she discovered silk, sericulture, and invented the silk loom, in the 27th century BC.