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Care Package

Care Package

Regular price $ 50.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $ 50.00 USD
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Care Packages feature a skein of ontheround Nimble Sock Yarn, a bar of cold pressed soap from Long Winter Soap Company and a delicious craft candy bar from Bixby & Company- three Maine business owned and operated by women!

This care package features my Throwback Colorway Silver Lining Tweed on Nimble Sock with a bonus mini skein of Shadow, also on Nimble Sock and is paired with a bar of Long Winter Soap Company's "Silver Lining Tweed" soap (custom made for us!), and one "Toboggan" Bixby Bar from Bixby Chocolate 

This round of care package is full of beautiful colors, amazing smells, and delicious flavors. I am positive this package will brighten your day and lift your spirits.

Care Packages are available now exclusively on my website! Care packages retail for $50 each.

Be sure to grab one for yourself or send one to a friend while supplies last! If mailing a package to your friend, please make a separate order with their shipping address, this will help make for a smooth shipping process and calculate the correct shipping cost.


 Nimble Sock, Silver Lining Tweed

Superwash Merino Wool/ Nylon (85/15), 19.5 micron merino

Fingering Weight, 2 ply

394 Yards, 100 g


Nimble Sock Mini Skein, Shaddow

Superwash Merino Wool/ Nylon (85/15), 19.5 micron merino

Fingering Weight, 2 ply

78 Yards, 20 g



Long Winter cold pressed soap is handmade the old fashioned way with lye, butters, and oils (including certified sustainably harvested palm oil), superfatted to 5%, individually hand cut, cured for a minimum of four weeks. Silver Lining Tweed soap is scented with Orange and Pachulli. 


Toboggan Bixby Bar is Handmade with: Pistachios, Pecans, Cranberries, and Maine Sea Salt

Contains: Soy, Tree Nuts (Pecans).

Manufactured in a facility that also processes: peanut and tree nut ingredients.


Shipping & Returns

You order will ship in 2-3 business days of your purchase date. You will be notified via email when your order has shipped, tracking information will be provided when applicable.

Shipping times vary depending on your shipping method and location.

We ship using the US Postal Service. Shipping rates including shipping and handling costs.

US orders over $150 ship free, no code needed, choose the option at checkout.

If there is a problem with your order or you would like to make a return or an exchange please email and include your name and order number.

Care Instructions

The best thing to do is hand wash you garment (and any other wool garments) in the sink using warm water (not at all hot) and a small amount of gentle soap, we recommend Long Winter Soap Co. Sweater Soap, available in the Mercantile Section on this site.

Gently spot clean stains and extra grimy spots with your hands being careful not to wring or pull, as that will stretch your garment. Rinse clean using cold water, this will get all the soap out.

Now take your garment and place it in your washer machine and spin out the extra water. If you don't have a washer at home lay your garment out on a couple of towels and roll it up to get out the extra water.

Finally, block your garment into its original shape and allow to air dry flat on a clean towel. In the sun or by a wood stove will speed up the process.

Remember to flip it over so the backside dries as well.

This process will keep your knits looking good and lasting for a long time!

NOTE: This is the same process I use for cleaning my superwash yarn. Although it is technically machine washable, I find that my knits last much longer when they are handled with the most care.

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Uniquely Hand Dyed Yarns

This fiber was handdyed by Rachel Jones of ontheround using professional quality acid dyes.

All ontheround yarn is dyed in small batches and no skein will be 100% the same- that's what makes working with hand dyed yarn so fun! Yarn for larger orders will be from the same dye lot.

We do our very best to accurately photograph our yarns but please note that not all monitors are the same.

ontheround yarn is made with love in a smoke free, pet free studio in Rockland, Maine.

  • Free US Shipping

    Free shipping to US customers on orders over $150. No code needed the option will be available to you at checkout when your order is above $150 (tax not included).

  • Hassle-Free Exchanges

    We are happy to accept exchanges and returns. We accept yarns that are still in skein form and remain free from oders. If you need to make an exchange or return please email and include your name and order number.