Ladder yarn
You have to pick up the jewelry crafted by Shirley Scherbert of Endeavor -- and offered for sale at the Portage City Flea Market Saturday -- to know how light it is. It's made entirely of a type of yard called "railroad yarn" or "ladder yarn," and the colors and shimmer come from the fiber.

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