Matrika Storm Petrel
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Storm Petrel is a dark charcoal grey, named for the small sea-faring bird that is thought by some to be a harbinger of coming storms. Pair with Fogbound and Storm Cloud for a gradient effect any of the Night Sky or She Sells Seashells gradient colors. Great stitch definition from nicely twisted plies and a sparkling sheen are what make this yarn so special. Soft, strong and beautiful this yarn is especially well suited for shawls, cowls, or scarves. Matrika project gallery on Ravelry.
- 80% superwash merino :: 20% silk
- 400 yds :: 100g
- 2 ply fingering weight, super twist
- gauge 24-26 sts/4" :: needle us 4-6
- hand wash in cool water :: lay flat to dry for optimal care of hand knits
Matrika means “mother” in Sanskrit, the word also refers to a group of goddesses who are always gathered together, it is believed the the goddesses originally personified the Seven Sisters.