Yummy yarn!

The yarn is here! It is winded! It is perfect!

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It is mercerised cotton by El. D. Mouzakis, of the Greek yarn and thread company Petalouda (that’s butterfly in Greek. Cool, right?). Each skein is 125gr/230m.

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The colour is just magnificent! Petrol blue which is a greyish blue colour, tinted with green ! So deep and solid! I instantly fell in love with it!

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I want so badly to cast it on but I told my F that his blanket will be my first priority and will finish as soon as possible.

I promised not to cast on a new project until he is covered with his blanket. I know now that I should have thought it more before those words came out of my mouth….!

Back on my hook then….

Have a great week everybody!

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18 thoughts on “Yummy yarn!

  1. That is such a beautiful color! I’m in love with blue yarn lately and this is exactly the color I’ve been looking for. I’ll have to check this company out and hope I can get their yarn over here in America. 🙂

  2. Thank you, I appreciate your offer. I was able to find the brand online and they do sell it in the US. I’m going to try to find it next time I’m at a craft store. 🙂

  3. Oh that colour is simply beautiful! You have much more willpower than me, I would be casting on straight away, I wouldn’t be able to resist! What are you going to make with it?

    Thanks for teaching me a new Greek word too 🙂

  4. A beautiful colour – I can’t wait to see what you’re going to make with it. And petalouda is such a lovely word, I want to try to remember it.

  5. Χρωματάρα!!! Σαν πετροπλυμμένο, σαν ραφ μπλε!! Κάπως έτσι!! Οπως το χρησιμοποιήσεις θα ναι πανέμορφο το αποτέλεσμα!!! 🙂

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