[mah-ah-ee] n. Japanese for interval, break or pause.
Maai is an entirely luxurious blend of 70% superbaby alpaca and 30% merino in a springy chainette construction. The plush intervals of chain bloom to create light, cushiony knits with incredible softness - perfect for next-to-skin garments and accessories. Maai’s elegant fibers, smart construction and remarkable bloom lend this DK weight yarn to a range of needle sizes. Create defined stitches with a soft hand, lush cables, and sumptuous stockinette.
70% superbaby alpaca, 30% fine merino wool, 175 yds / 160 m, dk weight / 50 g skein
Posted by Jenny on 10th Mar 2017
My impression of this yarn is instant color which is what my eye is drawn to first. The feel is comfy, soft and it lends just the right amount of give to the fabric. I love Shibui especially Maai, pebble and cloud along with others.