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Le Gros Silk and Mohair

$22.00

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The biches & bûches le gros silk & mohair is the finest blend of 28% silk and 72% kid mohair from italy in 22 different shades 

A light Worsted, heavy DK Dream Yarn!

 50g - 148 meters / 162 yards 

 Needle sizes : 4.5mm/UK7/US7 + 5mm/UK6/US8 + 5.5mm/UK5/US9

 

Using needle size 5.5 mm/ US 9 / UK 5, Astrid gets a gauge of 16 sts and 21 rows to 10x10 cm / 4x4”. using needle size 5 mm/ US 8 / UK 6, Astrid gets a gauge of 18 sts and 24 rows to 10x10 cm / 4x4” and

 Using needle size 4.5 mm/ US 7 / UK 7, Astrid gets a gauge of 21 sts and 25 rows to 10x10 cm / 4x4”

The mohair comes from South Africa and the suppliers respect international agreements on the well-treatment of the goats.

Hand Wash only, Lay Flat to Dry

 

Suggested designs for this yarn : the Big Autumn Scarf - the Macramé Motif sweater designed by Midori Hirose - the sweater Sigilée designed by Alice Hammer - the sweater Fireflies by Lotta Löthgren and the Havu Scarf designed by Camille Romano.

Additional information

Weight 100 g
Dimensions 14 × 11 × 0.75 in
Color

Beige, Black, Blue Green, Blue Grey, Dark Beige, Dark Blue Green, Dark Blue Turquoise, Dark Gold, Dark Kahki, Dark Red, Extra Pale Pink, Grey Beige, Light Blue, Light Green, Light Pink, Medium Blue, Norwegian Red, Off White, Red Burgundy, Soft Orange Brown, TEST YELLOW

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