Egyptian Blue - World Traveler Line
Egyptian Blue - Egyptian Holiday Series
In ancient Egyptian culture, blue was symbolic of protection and prosperity. Egyptians were one of the first peoples to create an artificial blue pigment using a complex process. Four thousand years later, blue may be a common color but the tradition of using it to make beautiful art lives on.
This colorway is specifically dyed to be tonal. There will be light and dark spots within the skein. The variations in color are intentional.
Colors: bright blue
Weight: Light Fingering
Fiber: 80% 19.5 micron Merino Superwash, 20% Nylon
Gauge: 7 – 8 sts = 1”, US 0 – 2 needles (2—2.75 mm)
Yardage: approx. 488 yds/100 gm
Care: Handwash cold, dry flat