Our best seller – the sock yarn by which all others are judged! 80% Merino superwash-treated wool blended with 20% nylon for strength and resistance to wear. Takes dye wonderfully. You can’t go wrong with this yarn – it’s good for socks, mittens, cowls and scarves, and for garments worn next to the skin. An all-around multi-purpose winner.
Skein weight: 115 grams
Yardage: 390 meters (425 yards)
Fibres: 80% Merino Superwash, 20% Nylon
Ply: 3 (3/9nM)
Gauge: 28-36 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.