Urugami combines the lightness of paper with the soft touch of wool. A twisted paper core is wrapped in fluffy wool. The mixture of these different materials produces a smooth yarn with a clear stitch definition. The grip and drape of the knitted fabric are peculiar and unique. Available in 21 colors.
72% Wool, 28% Paper
Yardage (Meter / Yards):
40 g ~ 240 m / 262 yds
Recommended needle size:
2,50 - 4,50 mm / US 1 - 7
Paper textiles have a long tradition in Japan. Paper has similar properties to silk; cooling in summer, warming in winter.
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