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.
Tekapo Lilac gets its name from our beautiful Lake Tekapo area in the McKenzie Country of the South Island of New Zealand. During the summer months it is stunningly beautiful with thousands of wild lilac and pink lupins in bloom.
This yarn is a 8 Ply / Double Knitting (DK) Weight but is also available in 4 Ply / Sport Knitting Weight. Find the 4 ply option here.
8 Ply / Double Knitting (DK) Weight
Woollen Spun – Four Strands
100% New Zealand Perendale Wool from Te Toko Station (Hard Wearing)
50 grams / 1¾ ounces
110 metres / 120 yards approx
21 to 24 stitches per 10cm / 4”
3.75 to 4.5 mm needles / US 5 to 7
12 to 17 stitches to 10cm / 4” in single crochet
4.5 to 5.5 mm / US 7 to I-9
Shrink resist treated.
Gentle Machine Wash with liquid wool wash.
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Briar Patch New Zealand Limited Te Toko Station
2879 Hauturu Road,
Waikato, New Zealand