Lava Lake Yarn (Fade), Aussie Extra Fine Single 5 Skeins, Kit 3

Lava Lake Yarn (Fade), Aussie Extra Fine Single 5 Skeins, Kit 3


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Lava Lake by Stephen West, calls for 5 skeins of Fingering weight yarn for a drapey fabric generous sized triangle shawl.  The pattern's gauge is 18 stitches for 4 inches and calls for a size 5 needle.

This kit can be used for any shawl that calls for a 5 skein fade.  Because it is in Single ply yarn, it is not recommended for garments.

This yarn kit includes 5 full skeins of Aussie Extra Fine Single Ply and a free stitch marker in the following colors:

Colors are:

Color A:  Tequila Shot

Color B:  Tropical

Color C:  Nautilus

Color D:  Miami Vice

Color D:  Palm Beach

Each Skein:

Fingering weight Single ply Superwash 

19.5 micron Extra Fine Australian Merino - Museling Free

Spun in Italy

Approximately 100 grams/400 meters or 3.5 oz./437 yards

Recommended needle size 2.5 mm - 4 mm

Gauge (stockinette) 28 stitches x 36 rows over 10 cm/4 inches on 3.25 mm (US 3) needles

Hand dyed in Texas in small batches

Please hand wash in cold water and lay flat to dry for best color retention.  Dyes may bleed slightly on initial washing.  Always test your gauge swatch for dyes bleeding when combining colors.  Please consider alternating skeins if using multiple skeins of the same color.

Pattern is NOT included and can be purchased directly from Stephen West on  Picture of shawl  is credited to Stephen West.

If these colors aren't your cup of tea, email me for help and tell me which colors you like and I'll help put together a different fade.