Felted* Tweed DK is a wonderful, tweedy yarn with a felted look, is a beautiful blend of merino wool, alpaca and viscose. The rustic colour palette makes this yarn perfect for fairisles, striping and other colour work. A firm favourite with Rowan's designers.
Fibers: 50% Merino, 25% Rayon, 25% Alpaca
Weight: DK / 8 ply
Yardage: 191 yards (175 meters)
Unit weight: 50 grams (1.76 ounces)
Wraps per inch: 11 wpi
Needle size: US 5 - 6 (3.75 - 4.0mm)
Gauge: 22 - 23 sts = 4 inches
Care: Hand wash, Dry flat
*Please note, 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.