DROPS Nord 17 - Plum

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Material: 45% Alpaca, 30% Polyamide, 25% Wool
Yardage1 ball = 50g = 187m / 186 yds 
Yarnweightfingering, sock weight, baby, super fine 
Texture: 4-plied

Recommended Needle Sizeneedle size 3 mm (US 2.5) 
Tension/gauge23 sts x 30 rows = 10x10cm (4"X4")

Washing Instructions: Hand Wash, max 30 degrees C, Dry Flat

A blend of Alpaca, Wool, and Polyamide make Nord a soft and structured yarn, with strength and durability. It's great for everyday items: sweaters, scarves, gloves, and socks.  The fine weight of Nord means you can use it easily on color work, Nordic designs, and fair isle.  Nord is available in 19 amazing and unique colors, so you can mix and match to create a beautiful combo.  Get that Nordic touch with Drops Nord yarn. 

You can use Nord is any patterns that call for Drops Alpaca, Baby Merino, Fabel, or Flora. Or any fingering weight yarn patterns. 
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2 Reviews

Patty 25th Aug 2017

Fluffy & Warm

This is a go to yarn if you are looking for warmth! This yarn has a little bit of loft from the alpaca. I normally use a # 1 needle for socks but had to move up to a 2 for this yarn. It works up beautifully. It takes a little bit more care in working as the alpaca fibers can get tangled a bit, so take care working a stitch. I am using the plum and it is deep and rich. This pair of socks should be so cozy for our Wisconsin winters. The price can't be beat. A pair of socks for under $10.00 is a bargain. You can't lose with this yarn and I would purchase it again.

Denise White 24th Aug 2017

Beautiful softly rustic fingering wool

The color I ordered was spot on with how it was depicted on my computer screen and is fully saturated in person. Its not the softest alpaca fingering yarn I've purchased but has a very pleasant, tiny bit of grippiness while knitting. I haven't washed the garment yet but I think this is going to be a yarn that blooms beautifully and evens out my stitches once washed. Would definitely buy this again.

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