100 g plant dyed Organic Poll Dorset, from an organically certified flock raised in France, combed and spun to a fine 4/14 for use as 4-ply fingering.
Springy and strong, with a light lustre and bags of versatility.
Canigou is hand dyed with weld and woad and a bit of indigo, Mont Canigou is the highest peak in the Pyrenees Orientales chain, dominating the region with its turquoise hued wooded slopes and snow clad summit.
100 g is approximately 350m, i.e. 3.53 oz is approximately 380 yards.
We recommend that you use 2.25 - 3.75 mm (US 1 -5) knitting needles depending on the project undertaken.
Hand wash in warm water, wash dark colours separately for a while, this is the type of wool that gets even better with age.