This is a very soft yarn made from twisting merino wool very lightly. There is a second merino thread spun around the main merino fibre. The effect is very beautiful.
The name comes from the texture and softness, like raw wool before spinning.
'GENMOU' means raw wool in Japanese.
Loop is proud to stock all 20 colours of Genou and to be the London flagship shop for both Daruma yarns and their patterns. You can view the full range of patterns hereFibre:
100% Merino woolMeterage:
151 metres (165 yards) per 50g ball.Needles:
19-21 sts/27-30 rows per 10cm (4")
Made in Japan.