Brusca is a breed and flock specific yarn made of 50% Saloia and 50% Merino Branco and Merino Preto wool. Saloia is the native sheep breed of the region of Lisbon and Setúbal.
Shades A, B, and C are undyed. Each color is dyed over one of these natural bases, adding nuance to each shade.
Brand: Retrosaria Rosa Pomar
137 yards/ 125 meters/ 50g
Suggested needle size: 4 mm / US 6
100% Portuguese Wool (50% Saloia, 50% Merino)
Gauge: 19-21 sts x 28-30 rows = 4 x 4 inches | 10 x 10cm