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Astraea is three-ply, fingering weight superwash merino, cashmere, and silver stellina

Each skein is 3.98 ounces (110g) and 400 yards (365m) and knits at approximately 18-32 stitches over 4 inches.

In ancient Greek mythology, Astraea is the daughter of Astreaus and Eos. She is the virgin goddess of innocence and purity, and is always associated with the goddess of justice. Zeus set her among the stars as the constellation Virgo.
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Astraea ~ Muscaris


A beautifully rich purple, reminiscent of Muscaris, or Grape Hyacinths. Tonal solid.

80% Merino / 10% Cashmere / 10% Stellina Silver Fingering Weight.

The silver stellina creates a very subtle shimmer in the yarn, as it takes on some of the color of most dyes, creating a subtle shiny detail rather than highly contrasting glitz.

Sold by the skein. Each skein is 3.98 ounces (113g) and approx. 400 (365m) and knits at approximately 18-32 stitches over 4 inches.

Price: 36.00
3 in stock!
Astraea ~ Red Velvet

Rich, deep, velvety red. Tonal solid.

80% Merino / 10% Cashmere / 10% Stellina Silver Fingering Weight.

The silver stellina creates a very subtle shimmer in the yarn, as it takes on some of the color of most dyes, creating a subtle shiny detail rather than highly contrasting glitz.

Sold by the skein. Each skein is 3.98 ounces (113g) and approx. 400 (365m) and knits at approximately 18-32 stitches over 4 inches.

Price: 36.00
6 in stock!
Astraea ~ Retro


A fresh, modern translation of the acidy-yellow-green of the 60's and 70's, this is a fabulous neutral color on its own or mixed with other colors as a fabulous pop in contrast colorwork projects. Tonal solid.

80% Merino / 10% Cashmere / 10% Stellina Silver Fingering Weight.

The silver stellina creates a very subtle shimmer in the yarn, as it takes on some of the color of most dyes, creating a subtle shiny detail rather than highly contrasting glitz.

Sold by the skein. Each skein is 3.98 ounces (113g) and approx. 400 (365m) and knits at approximately 18-32 stitches over 4 inches.

Price: 36.00
5 in stock!
Astraea ~ South Pacific

A deep aqua-blue with teal undertones, reminiscent of the South Pacific sea. Tonal solid.

80% Merino / 10% Cashmere / 10% Stellina Silver Fingering Weight.

The silver stellina creates a very subtle shimmer in the yarn, as it takes on some of the color of most dyes, creating a subtle shiny detail rather than highly contrasting glitz.

Sold by the skein. Each skein is 3.98 ounces (113g) and approx. 400 (365m) and knits at approximately 18-32 stitches over 4 inches.

Price: 36.00
5 in stock!
Astraea ~ Watermelon Slushie (pink)

Soft coral / pink, reminiscent of watermelon slushy drinks. Tonal solid.

80% Merino / 10% Cashmere / 10% Stellina Silver Fingering Weight.

The silver stellina creates a very subtle shimmer in the yarn, as it takes on some of the color of most dyes, creating a subtle shiny detail rather than highly contrasting glitz.

Sold by the skein. Each skein is 3.98 ounces (113g) and approx. 400 (365m) and knits at approximately 18-32 stitches over 4 inches.

Price: 36.00
2 in stock!