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The Periwinkle Sheep - Merino DK

More About: The Periwinkle Sheep
$27.00

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  • Fiber Percentage 100% Superwash Merino
  • Fiber Types Merino Wool
  • Yarn Weight DK (5.5 st/in)
  • Gauge 5 - 5.5 sts/inch
  • Gauge Range 4" 21–24 sts
  • Needle Size US 4 / 3.50mm, US 5 / 3.75mm, US 6 / 4mm
  • Yardage 225 yds/205 m
  • Skein 100g
  • Washing Instructions This is a superwash yarn, and as such can be machine washed on a cool, delicate cycle. However, we always recommend you hand wash your handknits. In both cases, the garment should be laid flat to dry.

Product Description

​For those of you who love the amazing colorways by Karin at the Periwinkle Sheep but wish the yarn was heavier, we’ve got the answer for you!  Merino DK is 100% superwash merino that knits up at 5 - 5.5 stitches to the inch.  Soft enough to be worn next to your skin, Merino DK is the perfect choice for sweaters, shawls and accessories.