Description

 

 

 

 

 

Brand: Olann Hand-Dyed in Ireland

Product:  Merino DK (plied)

Category: DK  light worsted /8 ply

Composition: 100% Merino Superwash

Length: 225 m

Unit weight: 100g

Gauge: 22 sts = 10cm on 4mm

Needles:  4 – 4.5 mm

Washing guide: Gentle hand wash or 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 :  4 /5 – DK yarns are widely used in colder seasons.

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 yarns are expertly hand-dyed in small batches in Ireland by Jess Kavanaugh. Merino DK is soft, gently plied yarn with a gentle twist, Spongey to touch, easy to knit and warm to wear! Olann’s stunning  colorways are sure to win you over!

                                         ‘Loch’ on merino DK, merino sport, Kidsilk,  & sock sport.

Additional information

Weight 115 kg