Description

 

 

 

 

Brand: Olann Hand-Dyed in Ireland

Product:  Sock Sport (plied)

Category: Fingering /4 ply

Composition: 100% Merino Superwash

Length: 365 m /400 yds

Unit weight: 100g

Gauge: 26-28 sts = 10cm

Needles: 2.5 – 3.5mm

Washing guide: Gentle hand washer machine wash on wool cycle, dry flat.

 

As with all hand dyed yarns some highly saturated colours may bleed so add a little white vinegar to your first wash to set the colour.  Take care when choosing your colours for a project. Bear in mind that if you choose a pale colour and also a bright red that bleeding may occur!

 

Kaleidoscope’s rating = KKKKK

Skin softness : 5 /5 – merino wool is one of the most comfortable.

Colour palette:  5 /5 – fabulous hand-dyed colours, we love them!

Pattern usage :  5 /5 – fingering wool is the most commonly used.

Value for money: 4 /5 – most hand-dyed yarns are around this price.

Wear and tear: 4 /5 – Good –  wash gently and treat with care.

 

Product description:

Olann Sock Sport takes the dye so well you’ll love this high twist sock yarn.  A basic fingering weight with good stitch definition. Great for all projects, shawls and lightweight garments etc.

 

 

Additional information

Weight 128 g