As is so often the case, this colorway and name came about because of the Yarny Ewes’ Facebook group! Originally a whimsy that so many of EWE fell in love with, it was then named after a picture of a bumblebee’s butt that was much “admired” in the group.
50% Superwash Merino, 50% Silk
4 ply DK
231 yards, 100 grams
21-24 sts / 4 in, NS: US 5-7
Hand dyed using professional grade acid dyes
For best results, hand wash cold and lay flat to dry.
As hand-dyed yarn is subject to variation, even with the same dye lot, if using more than one hank in a project, alternate hanks every few rows to compensate for variations in tone and pattern.