Manos del Uruguay Alegria Grande
Alegria Grande is the big sister of one of our all-time favorites--Manos Alegria. With its supersoft superwash base and added poly for strength and resilience, Alegria Grande is the perfect worsted choice for everything from blankets to accessories and sweaters.
The Yesica Cowl by Paula Pereira showcases the handdyed beauty of Alegria Grande. This simple knit can be worn in a myriad of ways, from close to the neck to draping the shoulders. You'll need 2 skeins of Alegria Grande and size 7 needles. The pattern is available for purchase on Ravelry.
Lillet by Thea Colman is another winner that has lots of options for you and Alegria Grande's luscious colorways. Whether you choose cropped or hip length, this is one sweater that will become a go-to favorite. You'll need 6-10 skeins for finished bust sizes 36-56 inches and size 7 needles. The pattern is available for purchase on Ravelry.
Fiber: 75% Superwash Merino, 25% Polyamide
Weight/Length: 100 grams, 197 yards
Gauge/Needle Size: 18-20 sts = 4 inches on US 6-8 needles
Care: Hand or machine wash gently, lay flat to dry.