March 7, 2013

New from Araucania

A portion of all purchases from Araucania get reinvested into the nation from which they take inspiration — Chile.  Araucania helps create sustainable, local job development and encourages the creativity of artisans.  So shop happy and know your dollars are at work supporting something greater.

New from Araucania, Malipulli is a DK weight is a blend of 35% Cotton, 25% Bamboo, 30% Linen, and 10% Silk.  Malipulli just begs to be touched, the yarn’s unique blend creating a loft we love.  Can you see yourself wearing this ultra-soft, ultra drapey yarn?  Consider these free patterns from Araucania.

 

 

Malipulli Cardigan

 

 

 

Malipulli Sweater

 

 

Also new from Araucania, Quemchi is a fingering weight 70% linen 30% viscose blend.  Lightweight and drapey, this hand-dyed yarn lends itself to warm-weather garments and accessories equally.  From neutral to extremely bright, Quemchi colorways fit easily into any color palette.  Still need some inspiration?  Check out these free Quemchi designs from Araucania.

Quemchi Top

Quemchi Waistcoat

 


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