Sock Yarn A soft, smoothly-plied, lightweight sock yarn comes in a lovely palette of kettle dyed multicolors and tonal variegated solid colorways. Spun from our luxurious merino and treated to make it machine washable for easy care. Don?t be fooled by the name- while it?s certainly a treat for the feet, this delightful yarn is quite versatile and well suited to just about any project- from socks to skirts, shawls to mitts.also a particular favorite for shawls and scarves! Malabrigo Sock has beautiful, luminous color adorning a sock yarn so soft, you'll be tempted to use it for lace projects as well. The superwash merino fiber has a slight sheen that will take your breath away, making this yarn perfect for any special gift.