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Aotearoa Cream 8 Ply

Aotearoa Cream 8 Ply


This wool is 100% Perendale Lamb's Wool from Te Toko Station in the North Island of New Zealand.

It is 31 Micron - which is ideal for outer garments, cushions, blankets and afghans which need to be harder wearing.


The woollen spinning provides a yarn with a lot of loft to trap air for extra warmth.

The wool has been eco-friendly shrink resist treated - so you can be sure your special project is not going to decrease in size.

Aotearoa is the native Maori name for New Zealand - it means Land of the Long White Cloud.  This is a natural undyed cream directly from the Te Toko Station lambs.

This yarn is a 8 Ply / Double Knitting (DK) Weight but is also available in 4 Ply / Sport Knitting Weight.  Find the 4 ply here
 
Yarn Weight: 8 Ply / Double Knitting (DK) Weight
Texture: Woollen Spun – Four Strands
Fibre: 100% New Zealand Perendale Wool from Te Toko Station (Hard Wearing)
Ball Weight: 50 grams / 1¾ ounces
Length: 110 metres / 120 yards approx
   
Knitting Tension: 21 to 24 stitches per 10cm / 4”
Needle Size: 3.75 to 4.5 mm needles / US 5 to 7
   
Crochet Tension: 12 to 17 stitches to 10cm / 4” in single crochet
Hook Size: 4.5 to 5.5 mm / US 7 to I-9
   
Care: Shrink resist treated.
Gentle Machine Wash with liquid wool wash.
Feel: Stronger wool – durable/hardwearing
Perfect for: Outer wear, socks, Fair Isle, teapot cosies, cushions, afghans, throws, blankets, dog coats.
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