Acadia is an absolutely beautiful, completely original and custom designed 2-ply yarn with a rustic look and soft hand. A subtle tweed effect created by the silk noil is combined with a heathered base and then overdyed in the duotones The Fibre Company is known for, creating incredible depth of color.
Fibers: 60% Merino, 20% Silk, 20% Alpaca
Weight: DK / 8 ply
Yardage: 145 yards (133 meters)
Unit weight: 50 grams (1.76 ounces)
Wraps per inch: 11 wpi
Needle size: US 5 - 6 (3.75 - 4mm)
Gauge: 21.0 to 23.0 sts = 4 inches
Care: Hand wash colors seperately in cool water with mild soap. Gently roll in a towel to remove excess water. Lay flat to dry.