Fiber Content: 50% Merino Wool, 50% Viscose from Bamboo
Weight: Sport
Knitting Gauge: 6 sts = 1" on #3-5 needles (3.25mm-3.75mm)
Crochet Gauge: 16 - 20 sc = 4'' on E-7 hooks
Yards: 131
Grams: 50
Put Up: ball
Care: Hand Wash/Dry Flat

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Galileo Yarn

$4.99 50g / ball


Lush, brilliant colors inspired by the night sky and a sheen that shimmers like the stars! Galileo is a luscious luxury sport weight yarn that combines the lush softness of Merino wool with the brilliant luster and strength of bamboo. This exquisite blend of luxurious fibers produces a yarn with wonderful elasticity and bounce while the bamboo adds lovely drape and a silky soft hand – a perfect fiber combination for those with sensitive skin as well as special baby projects. Also excellent for cables and textured stitches, Galileo’s fantastic sheen reflects light beautifully to display crisp stitches and sophisticated details. Whether you indulge your creativity with lightweight cardigans, elegant tops, or stunning wraps, you’ll love exploring all of Galileo’s alluring possibilities!
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5 out of 5 stars

The yarn is lovely, but the color selection is abysmal! There are currently only four colors available to choose from. I'd love to use this yarn, but there's virtually nothing to buy.

5 out of 5 stars

I love this yarn! It's so soft and works up beautifully. The stitch definition is great. I think it's my new favorite yarn and fibre blend. Its so light weight and warm.

5 out of 5 stars

I love this yarn especially for clothing. The only problem is there are no choice of colors. Even the colors that you have on display in the group picture are not available. I buy in bulk and I cannot buy 10 or more when you don't have the colors that I desire.

5 out of 5 stars

Love this yarn. I wish there were more colours to choose from, particularly the bronze (top left in the photo) and bright pink (bottom right in the photo)

5 out of 5 stars

I love it! Soft, lustrous, great drape. I'd love to see more colors in the future! Ordered black, so I had no issue with color difference between actual yarn and color on screen. It did loosen up after blocking, but that is what I was hoping for with my project (a cardigan with a lace back). Will certainly purchase again! :)

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