Felted Tweed

Felted Tweed

$14.25

Color
150 Rage
154 Ginger
175 Cinnamon
181 Mineral
161 Avocado
158 Pine
207 Bottle Green
152 Watery
170 Seafarer
151 Bilberry
153 Phantom
145 Treacle
177 Clay
197 Albaster
159 Carbon
Quantity
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Details

Felted Tweed DK is a wonderful, tweedy yarn with a felted look. It is a beautiful blend of merino wool, alpaca and viscose rayon. The rustic colour palette makes this yarn perfect for Fair Isle stranded colour work, striping and other colour work. 

It is a little bit rustic and a little refined. On the finer side of dk-weight, Felted Tweed blends merino wool for softness and spring, with alpaca and viscose for drape, luster and subtle stitch definition. Plus it blocks beautifully and seams like a dream. 

Merino Wool: 50%, Alpaca: 25%, Viscose: 25%

Yarn Ball Weight: 50g 

Yarn Meterage/Yardage: 175/191 

Needles:  US 5-6

Tension/Gauge Stitches: 22-24 

Tension/Gauge Rows: 30-32

 

Machine wash warm (40 degrees C) wool cycle with minimum machine action (some recommend the delicate setting). 

Dry flat out of direct heat and sunlight. 

Do not bleach. Do not tumble dry.

This is a lightly pre-felted yarn that knits to a lightweight fabric with a felted effect. Please follow care instructions, as the yarn may felt further if washed incorrectly.

 

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