Opal Rainforest 14


Opal Rainforest 14


4 ply sock yarn


75% virgin wool, 25% polyamide

Rec needle size: 2.50mm

Tension: 30 sts x 42 rows = 10cm x 10cm

Machine wash at 40 degrees

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Opal Rainforest 14 is a 4-ply sock yarn in eight shades based on animals and their beautiful colours. Every year Opal produce a Rainforest collection for their Rainforest Rescue Fund. For every kilogram of yarn sold money is donated to rainforest Rescue and 187,000 euros have been raised to date. The colours in this, the 14th collection, are particularly lovely.

Rainforest rescue was founded in Germany in 1986. They have around 25,000 supporters and their main activities include:

  • Organising protest actions and email protests against rainforest destruction by loggers, oil and mining companies and development projects.
  • Supporting NGOs in Africa, Ecuador and Indonesia
  • Publishing a quarterly magazine “Regeneration Report”
  • Providing information for schools and the press

Additional information

Rainforest 14

9620 Vegetable Vandals, 9621 Coco, 9622 Zoey, 9623 Tanja, 9624 George, 9625 Simon, 9626 The Dessert Master, 9627 Sacha

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