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Only A Mountain (Tabei Junko) - Ready To Ship

Regular price $30.00 USD
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Inspired by the adventurous energy of Tabei Junko, this lovely silver grey is speckled with bright strong magenta.  Tabei Junko was a mountaineer, author and teacher from Japan.  She was the first woman to summit Everest and the first women to climb the Seven Summits (the tallest peaks on each continent).  

"I can't understand why men make all this fuss about Everest-it's only a mountain." - Tabei Junko

For each skein of this colorway sold  - $5 will be donated to The National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum (NAPAWF)

To donate directly to NAPAWF, click HERE.

Part of the 2021 Rebel Grrrls Yarn Club.


Spark of Madness

  • 2 ply sock yarn
  • 75% superwash merino, 20% nylon, 5% silver stellina
  • 100g
  • about 438 yards

4 Plies of the Apocalypse

  • 4 ply sock yarn
  • 25% nylon and 75% superwash merino
  • 100g
  • about 436 yards

Best of the Worsted

  • 8 ply light worsted yarn
  • 100% superwash merino
  • 100g
  • about 218 yards

Chonky Boi

  • 3 ply bulky yarn
  • 100% superwash merino
  • 100g
  • about 106 yards

*All yarns are dyed in a home with dogs.  Animals are not allowed to play with the yarn, but their hair tends to travel.  Please be aware if you have allergies.

Care information

To retain bright colors, do not store in direct sunlight. Items crafted from this yarn should be handwashed (or machine washed in delicate /handwash cycle) and then either laid flat or hung to dry.

Colors should be bright and permanent, but if you find any of the dye running from your fabric or yarn, soak in hot water with a bit of acid citric acid or vinegar) then rinse well. Do not dry in a machine.