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DROPS Nepal 0501m Grey Mix

$3.75
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SKU: 1662
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    Material: 65% Wool, 35% Alpaca
    Textured: plied
    YarnStandards Weight Category: #4, Medium - Worsted, Afghan, Aran (16 - 19 stitches)
    Yarn Weight: Worsted, Yarn Group C (16 - 19 stitches)
    Yardage: 1 ball, 1.8 oz (50 g) = approx 82 yds (75 m)
    Recommended Needle Size:  US 8 / 5 mm
    Gauge:  17 sts x 22 rows = 4"x4" (10x10cm)
    Care: Hand wash - cold, max 86°F (30°C). Dry Flat / Feltable

    Nepal is a heavier version of Lima, both wool/alpaca blends with dynamic mixed colors.  This yarn is an easy classic yarn to work with, and it can be felted with proper heat and friction.  This yarn is perfect for beginners or for your simple color work patterns.  Nepal has a rustic stitch definition and is just a great basic staple. 

    DROPS Nepal Video Presentation (01:35)
    DROPS Nepal is a lovely, chunky and luxurious yarn spun in 35% alpaca and 65% wool. The fibers are untreated, which means that they are only washed and not exposed to any chemical treatment prior to the dyeing. This highlights the fibers' natural properties, providing also a better shape and texture qualities. The mix accentuates the softness of alpaca and the wool contributes to the garments' shape stability. The quality is spun from 3 strands which gives an exciting and rustic stitch definition. DROPS Nepal is an easily knitted/crocheted quality and is also ideal for felting. The felted garments have an even and soft surface. DROPS Nepal contains mixed colors, this means the wool is manufactured by carding the colors together before spinning, which gives it a mixed effect. Made in Peru. Color card: http://www.garnstudio.com/lang/us/yarn.php?id=93
    • DROPS Nepal Video Presentation
      DROPS Nepal is a lovely, chunky and luxurious yarn spun in 35%...

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    1. Slippers turned out wondeful.  star rating

      Posted by Laura on 20th Dec 2015

      This yarn was great to work with. Also warm and comfey. I plan on buying more for another set of slippers.

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