Nocturne: Blue and Gold, Aussie Extra Fine Fingering

Nocturne: Blue and Gold, Aussie Extra Fine Fingering

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Australian Merino - Museling Free

Fingering weight 4 ply Superwash 19.5 Extra Fine Merino

Spun in Italy

Approximately 100 grams/400 meter 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

Hand wash in cold water and lay flat to dry for best color retention.  Dyes may bleed slightly on initial washing

This color way is based on a painting by American artist James Whistler.  The original painting hangs in the Tate Britain in London.  The painting is titled Nocturne:  Blue and Gold - Old Battersea Bridge and is part of a series of "Nocturne" paintings by Whistler.