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Manos Yarns

Manos del Uruguay Yarns.

Manos del Uruguay is a social organization nonprofit that since 1968 employs women artisans in rural areas of Uruguay. In hands are designed and woven garments, mainly wool yarn for the local market and for prestigious international brands of clothing.

Craftswomen are the owners of Manos del Uruguay and are part of a non-profit organization whose goal is to create jobs for rural women, allowing us to remain in our people, have an economic livelihood and develop as people. The system Manos del Uruguay is an organization of craft production cooperatives and service delivery Central, whose main objectives are:

  • Create and develop jobs for women in the country’s interior.
  • Providing growth opportunities in the economic, social and cultural everyone within it.
  • Valuing craft and work of artisans.

 

???????????????????????????????Alegria

Contents: 
75% Superwash Merino, 25% Polymide / Machine Wash or Hand Wash, Dry Flat
Gauge: 
28-30 sts=4” US 1-3 needle
Yardage: 
445 yards
Weight(s): 
Sock
Price: 
$25.00 /Hank

 

 

???????????????????????????????Serena Semi-solid and Variegated

Contents: 
60% Baby Alpaca, 40% Pima Cotton / Dry Clean or Hand Wash, Dry Flat
Gauge: 
22-26 sts=4” US 4-6 needle
Yardage: 
170 yards
Weight(s): 
Fingering
Price: 
$15.50 /Hank – Solid and $16.00 – Variegated

???????????????????????????????Franca

Contents: 
100% Superwash Merino / Machine or Hand Wash, Dry Flat
Gauge: 
10 sts=4” US 13-15 needle
Yardage: 
114 yards
Weight(s): 
Chunky
Price: 
$34.00 /Hank

 

 

???????????????????????????????Clara

Contents: 
100% Superwash Merino / Machine or Hand Wash, Dry Flat
Gauge: 
22-24 sts=4” US 5-6 needle
Yardage: 
385 yards
Weight(s): 
DK
Price: 
$25.00 /Hank

 

 

???????????????????????????????Maxima

Contents: 
100% Merino / Hand Wash, Dry Flat or Dry Cleaners
Gauge: 
18-20 sts=4” US 6-8 needle
Yardage: 
219 yards
Weight(s): 
Worsted
Price: 
$17.00 /Hank