In the township of East Marion... is Marion Lake is located just 2 miles east of Greenport, NY. Fun Facts tells us that the hamlet's present name came from a local admirer of General Francis Marion, the “Swamp Fox” of the American Revolution. An “east” was added when it became known that New York State already had a place named Marion.
Saxon merino sheep developed in Spain in the 16th century. They were highly prized for their fine wool. In 1788, the first Merino sheeparrived in Australia derived from the famed Royal Merino Flocks of Spain. Thus procuring the "Saxon" genetics of merino with a micron of 12.5. Since then, wool has always been used in fashion.
Fiber:100% USA Merino
Yarn:Woolen soft spun 2ply Sport
Price: $25.00 + shipping and handling
Yardage: 100 per skein
Projects:hats and other accessories.
Color: Variegated seasonal lake colors... green moss and wheat grasses,
Patterns:Each yarn comes with reversibleBarbara Walkerfavorite pattern booklet. Included are knitting tips for casting on and such...happy knitting!!!