Gioiello - Shimmer DK

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"Gioiello is the most distant massive galaxy cluster that has been found and studied today. This massive galaxy cluster contains 400 trillion times the mass of the Sun and is located 9.6 billion light years away from Earth. The name Gioiello, meaning "jewel" in Italian, was given to this massive galaxy cluster because an image of the cluster contains many beautiful pink, purple, and red sparkling colors from the hot X-ray–emitting gas and other star-forming galaxies within the cluster." - Source, Wikipedia


Shimmer DK is our 75% Superwash Merino, 20% Nylon, 5% Silver Stellina base. A subtle sparkle gives this gorgeously plump DK yarn a little something extra. 212m/231yards per 100g