Island Wools

Malabrigo Twist

In Stock: 15

Twist is a densely-plied, true Aran-weight yarn made from the same soft merino as our Worsted. It has a fantastic drape and warmth, and a lush, thick, “weighty” hand- truly decadent! It comes in an array of rich semi-solid and variegated colors, and has a slight thick-and-thin texture that adds depth the surface of your finished project.

Yarn Weight: Aran
Yardage: 150yds (137 meters) to 100g skein
Gauge: 4.0 to 5.0 sts = 1 inch
Recommended needle size: US 8-11 (5.0 - 8.0mm)
Care: Hand Wash, cold water
Content: 100% Baby Merino Wool


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Island Wools is the local yarn shop in Friday Harbor, Washington on San Juan Island in the middle of Puget Sound! We are just a relaxing ferry ride away from the mainland.

Whimsical Colors yarns are dyed in the shop by Julie. Come see our beautiful selection!