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Malabrigo Arroyo

A soft and sturdy plied sport-weight, Malabrigo's Arroyo has quickly become a favorite among knitters! It’s perfect for those everyday lightweight (but warm) garments, and the superwash wool means it’s easy to take care of. Think of it as Rios' baby brother! (And speaking of babies, it’s perfect for them too.)

What is it great for: Shawls, scarves, accessories, lace, textured stitches, cables, lightweight garments, baby and kids items

Be sure to get enough yarn to complete your project since each bag is a different dye lot, and skeins may vary from bag to bag. Skeins may vary one from the other even within the same bag. To ensure random color distribution, work from two balls of yarn at once, alternating a few rows from each ball. 

When we dye our yarns, the same formula is used each time but every batch of yarn is assigned a different dye lot number. The differences from one dye lot to another can be very subtle, or extremely noticeable, specially on variegated yarns.

Yarn Weight: Sport
Yardage: 335 yards (306 meters)
Gauge: 20.0 to 22.0 sts = 4 inches
Needle Size: US 4 - 6 or 3.5 - 4mm
Hook Size: US E-4 to 7 or 3.5-4.5 mm
Yarn Texture: 4 ply
Content: 100% Superwash Merino Wool
Care: Machine washable, gente cycle, cold water, do not tumble, dry flat