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"Wool of the Andes Heather" from Knit Picks is a classic worsted yarn of 100% Peruvian Wool. It can be used for sweaters, vests, afghans and a variety of cold weather projects. This hand washable yarn works well for felting and is available in heather colors.

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About This Yarn
 BrandKnit Picks [www]
 DistributorKnit Picks [www]
 Date Released Fall 2006
 Yardage110 yds.
 Weight50g
 Yarn Weight Worsted
 Fiber Content Wool
 Texture Plied
 Gauge (st. /4 in.)18
 Needle Size(s) 6 US (4.25mm) , 8 US (5mm) , 9 US (5.5mm)
 Availability Currently Produced
 MSRP$1.99
 CareHand Wash & Dry Flat.

Colors
Currently Produced Colors
23893: Amber Heather
(Brown)
Released:
Fall 2006
23894: Arctic Pool Heather
(Blue)
Released:
Fall 2006
23895: Black Cherry Heather
(Red)
Released:
Fall 2006
23896: Firecracker Heather
(Red)
Released:
Fall 2006
23897: Forest Heather
(Green)
Released:
Fall 2006
23898: Lake Ice Heather
(Gray)
Released:
Fall 2006
23899: Sapphire Heather
(Blue)
Released:
Fall 2006
23900: Amethyst Heather
(Purple)
Released:
Fall 2006
24070: Iris Heather
(Pink)
Released:
Fall 2007
24071: Claret Heather
(Red)
Released:
Fall 2007
24072: Beryl Heather
(Turquoise)
Released:
Fall 2007
24073: Tidepool Heather
(Turquoise)
Released:
Fall 2007
24074: Pampas Heather
(Green)
Released:
Fall 2007
24075: Camel Heather
(Tan)
Released:
Fall 2007
24076: Onyx Heather
(Gray)
Released:
Fall 2007
24077: Dove Heather
(Gray)
Released:
Fall 2007


Reviews & Comments
Kalyani
Kalamazoo, Michigan
7 Posts
  Monday October 20 3:18:40 PM PST
They have incorporated these colors into the Wool of the Andes line at a slightly higher price ($2.19 as of October 2008) but it is still worth it. The Iris Heather I ordered did have more brown in it than I expected, but overall I find this an easy to work with and pleasing yarn.

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