Silky Wool is beautiful and versatile, especially because it is next-to-your-skin soft! The silk adds to the softness and also gives texture to the finish project, while still showing off cables and other stitch work beautifully.This 45% wool/35% silk/20% nylon yarn comes in 50 gram hanks and has 191 yards. Although the label indicates a dk weight yarn, it can be worked at a tighter gauge depending on the project.
Suggested needle size is a US 6 (4mm) for a knit gauge of 22 sts = 4"
Suggested hook size is a US G (4mm) for a crochet gauge of 12-17 sc = 4"
Hand wash, lay flat to dry. Made in Italy.
Kid Classic is an aran weight wool yarn, with a super-light feel, Kid Classic is as unique as it is popular, having been a favorite with Rowan knitters for many years. The beautiful blend of 70% lambswool, 22% kid mohair and 8% polyamide creates a lovely, soft yarn, which is perfect for cozy winter knits. Available in a refined color palette of rich tones, this is a true all-rounder, which is as perfect for cabling as it is for plain knitting.
- Fiber Content: 70% Wool/ 22% Mohair/ 8% Polyamide
- Weight: Worsted
- Gauge: 4.5-4.75 = 1" on US 8-9; suggested H-I hook
- Weight/Yardage: 50g/153yd
- Care: Hand Wash
- Country Of Origin: Italy