Extrafine Merino and Manchega wool from small family ranches in Castilla-La Mancha, Spain are blended together for a soft and lofty 3-ply DK weight yarn. WoolDreamers Mota works up beautifully at a variety of gauges making it a truly dreamy sweater yarn! Read more.
With the aim to support small wool producers, Mota was developed as a collaboration with several ranching families, each contributing the finest wool their flocks had to offer in order to produce this very special yarn.
Mota is a collection made entirely in the heart of Castilla-La Mancha, and is named to honor the town of Mota del Cuervo, where WoolDreamers has it's roots. Thanks to the proximity of the farms to the mill, Mota is produced with one of the smallest carbon footprints on the market.
Spun from carefully selected fleeces from each ranch, Mota shows that even the smallest ranches can produce valuable wools. The resulting yarn is a soft and lofty 3-ply DK that will give each project a special connection to the origins of their materials. Offered in a wide variety of colors and shades, Mota lets your imagination run free!
Yarn Weight: DK
Yardage: 252 yds / 230m
Unit Weight: 100g
Fiber Content: 100% Extrafine Merino and Manchega Wool
Knitting Gauge: 4.5 sts/inch
Suggested Needle Size: US 6-8 / 4-5 mm
Care: Handwash, lay flat to dry