Sparrow

colors
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lunar

Pure white with not a speck of color

sans (undyed)

Natural linen beige, perfect in so many ways

viburnum

Icy violet

sky

Pale, cloudless blue

moon

Medium silvery gray

little fern

Pale, subtle spring- green

butternut

Soft golden cream

maize

Warm summer gold

citron

Cool green-yellow

pink grapefruit

Warm, peachy blush

nannyberry

Vintage pink

truffle

Cool-toned taupe

birch

Papery silver gray

banyon

Happily bright blue-green

eleuthera

Bright summertime blue-green

blue spruce

Cool blue with a hint of gray-green, just like its namesake

fen

Botanical brown-green

penny

Soft burnished copper

paprika

Spicy deep orange

hibiscus

Bright warm red

port

Deepest wine

juniper

Subdued deep green

pigeon

Moody, warm blue

venice

Sultry night-sky purple

fundi

Rich, dark blue-green

eclipse

Deep off-black

conch

One of the subtlest marls, with swirls of undyed Sans and pale, warm-toned pink

frond

A pale green marl with a mix of undyed Sans and soft green

surf

A mix of pale blue and white linen

mica

Flecks of gray against white with a sparkling silver appearance

mineral

Salt-and-pepper contrast of Eclipse and white for a noise-like effect

sea salt

Pebbly natural and white mix

rille

Darkest marl with silver and black tones

rosa mundi

The perfect mix of classic reds

Sparrow

specifications
100% Organic linen / Made in Italy
Fingering weight
168yd [155m] / 50g
6 sts /inch on size US 3 [3.25 mm] needles

Sparrow is a plain little yarn, beautiful in its simplicity. Its clean, smooth hand is crisp as you knit it. But after washing and wearing it becomes handkerchief soft. Spun in Italy from organic linen grown in Belgium.

New marls for 2018: Rille, Rosa Mundi, and Sea Salt