Lotus Lantern Festival on Silver Shiny DK from Destination Yarn is a heavier weight yarn with sparkles. This blend of merino, nylon and stellina provides a wonderful workhorse yarn that is good for a wide variety of projects. It will give wonderful drape and a little bit of sparkle!
The Lotus Lantern Festival is a huge festival held every year in South Korea in honor and Celebration of Buddah's Birthday. Thousands of lanterns are strung through the streets. This colorway captures these rows of lanterns with rows of speckles.
Weight - DK / (11 wpi)
Yardage - 231 yards(211 meters)
Unit weight - 100 grams (3.53 ounces)
Gauge - 5.0 to 6.0 sts = 1 inch
Needle size - US 4 - 6 or 3.5 - 4 mm
Fibers - 75% Superwash Merino 20% Nylon 5% Stellina