Redshift describes the occurrence of electromagnetic radiation (i.e. light) increasing in wavelength. It is only termed such because red has the longest wavelengths on the visible spectrum. In other words, it doesn't always mean red is the apparent color, but in this case it is a deep, rich maroon-ish red that will make your next project stand out.
Each skein of hand-dyed yarn is designed with precision and care, but variations among individual skeins may vary.
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