This semi worsted triple knit weight wool yarn is grown locally from beautiful New Zealand Corriedale and spun in Ashford's Milton spinning mill. Ashford Tekapo yarn is especially designed for softness and strength. It is lofty and bulky and ideal for crochet, knitting, weaving and fulling for slippers, blankets, garments, accessories, toys and a myriad of other projects.
Weight: 12 Ply Triple knit Yardage: 134 metres per 100gm ball Recommended needles: 5mm - 5.5mm Gauge: 17sts - 18 sts x 22 rows for 10cm square swatch. Tension may differ between individuals - we recommend knitting a swatch to suit your pattern. Care: Handwash only, dry flat in shade, warm iron, dry cleanable. We recommend using Eucalan Delicate Wash - a non rinse gentle lanolin solution to soften and condition your special Ashford Tekapo wool.