Manos del Uruguay
Manos del Uruguay is a social organization generating work for rural Uruguayan craftswomen. Manos del Uruguay is a member of the World Fair Trade Organization.
When using Baby Alpaca and one of the best quality cottons in the world you create a strong but light yarn that is perfect for all trans-seasonal knitting. With it's 4Ply weight and firm stitch definition Serena is a versatile yarn suitable for most projects, the gorgeous dyes give the little extra to any garment.
Easy-care with a rich, cushy hand, Alegria is perfect for socks, baby gear, or fun accessories. Alegría means "joy" in Spanish
Silk Blend is an elegant classic yarn, with the super soft hand of extra fine merino wool and the subtle glow of silk. The exquisite colour palette features a wide range of kettle dyed jewel-like colours created by Manos del Uruguay's skillful artists
Clasica is Manos del Uruguay's most traditional yarn and one of our favourites. In an aran weight, it is soft, warm and honest, with a rustic beauty. Clasica is hand-spun with a spinning wheel from the purest Corridale Wool. Hand dyed in large kettles to obtain the traditional Manos colours that go from subtly variegated semi-solid colors to the explosion of colours of their space-dyed shades.