Borscht Cashmere Yarn

Regular price $58.00 Sale

Colorway:  Borscht

Hand-dyed cashmere yarn, hand-spun by a co-operative of women in Afghanistan and dyed by a co-operative of women in Tajikistan.  The cashmere goats are raised by farmers in the Pamir mountains.  The goats are combed and the fiber washed and de-haired in Afghanistan.  The fiber is then distributed to the spinners in Afghanistan.

To view individual spinners' bios, please visit https://cashmerepeopleyarns.com

Each 2-ply skein weighs 100 grams.  Because it is handspun, yardages will vary, but will fall within the following ranges:

Worsted 120-179 yards
 DK 180-259 yards
Sport 260-359 yards
Fingering 360-469 yards