500g cones of soft and lofty 2-ply yarn – 80% Merino, blended with 20% nylon for strength and resistance to pilling. Blooms up amazingly after the first wash; takes dye wonderfully.
Cone weight: 500 grams
Yardage: 490 meters (535 yards)
Fibres: 80% Merino Superwash, 20% Nylon
Ply: 2 (2/2.3nM)
Gauge: 11-13 stitches per 10cm
Care: Hand wash; or Machine wash gentle, dry flat
Quantity Discounts are available on this yarn.
Undyed yarns are stored and sold with the spinning oil still in; give your skeins a bath with gentle detergent or wool wash to remove it before dyeing or knitting, and to bring up the full bloom of the yarn.
This yarn is spun in Canada from imported fibres.
All mill-spun yarns we carry are Responsible Wool Standard Certified by Textile Exchange. The Responsible Wool Standard/RWS Standard describes and (independently) certifies animal welfare practices in wool production from the farm to the final product.