Rainbow Heirloom Solo Light is one of my very favourite to dye, and is absolutely beautiful to knit with. The single-ply sock-weight merino soaks up colour like a sponge, creating vivid and luminous colourways. For more even more photos, surf Instagram for #RHsololight.
Rainbow Heirloom Solo Light
weight: 4-ply / sock weight yarn
fibre content: 100% superwash merino wool
yardage: 400 yds (366 m) per 100 g skein
needles: 2.25 to 4.0 mm (US 1-6)
gauge: 24 – 30 sts = 10 cm (4”)
Solo Light is beautiful in stockinette, it would be perfect for a lightweight drapey cardigan. It also makes exquisitely delicate garter stitch stripes.
This single-ply yarn has a crisp clarity that is ideal for knitting lace! You can really see the smooth perfection of each stitch.
Here some of my favourite colourways on Solo Light, available for purchase now at Ginger Twist Studio in Edinburgh! Not in town? There’ll be some Solo Light available in our next shop update, Friday August 7th at 8pm BST.