We've fallen head over heels for these super-cute mini-skein sets of Manos del Uruguay Fino yarns. There are five 20-gram mini-skeins of merino/silk luxury in each set that are perfect for getting your creative juices flowing for shawls, scarves, hats or mittens.
They are the PERFECT fit for Lisa Hannes' Malini. Lisa's design maintains a balance of bold mosaic slipped stitches with comfy garter stripes. Knit this shawl with one Fino Mini Kit and a single skein of Manos Fino for your MC and size 2.5 and 3 needles. Pattern is available on Ravelry.com.
Shelley used 1 skein of Manos Alegria and one mini-skein set to knit her Fealdan Shawl. The result is simply stunning, and the pattern is free on Ravelry.com.
The gorgeous Interlude shawl pattern by Janina Kallio uses the Clarissa colorway and #6 32-inch circulars. The easy-to-knit garter stitch and fishnet lace pattern works up quickly into a stunning, fully-reversible and luxurious shawl for all seasons. The pattern is available on Ravelry.com.
Fiber: 70% merino wool, 30% silk
Weight/Length: 100 grams, 490 yards
Gauge/Needle Size: 6-7 sts = 1 inch on US #3-5 needles
Care: Hand wash gently, lay flat to dry.