Manos del Uruguay Franca

Franca from Manos del Uruguay is a super-soft, bulky, single-ply merino that's dyed in the most gorgeous of colorways to knit up quickly into warm and squishy hats, scarves and cowls. Perfect for those last-minute gift projects!

We've added these two on-trend projects to our holiday knit list.  Both are easy and quick to knit and make a bold statement. The Perky Little Hat by Sharon Lentsch uses just 1 skein of Franca and size 15 needles. The Golden Touch Cowl by the Fairmount Fibers Design Team uses 2 skeins of Franca and size 17 needles. Both patterns are available free on

Fiber: 100% Superwash Merino
Weight/Length: 150 grams, 114 yards
Gauge/Needle Size: 10 sts = 4 inches on US 13-15 needles
Care: Hand wash gently, lay flat to dry.

23 Velvet
30 Menhir
31 Algas
40 Tormenta
8006 Quartz
8007 Solana
9019 Duende
9671 Andalusia

Collections: featured yarns

Type: Bulky

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