3,800 m/kg / 1,880 yds/lb 8 wpcm / 20 wpi A soft, thick tweedy merino yarn with coloured nepps. The nepps cause variations in thickness so we’re selling the smaller quantities by length to make it easier for you to calculate more accurately the amount you need. 170 m (approx 50 gm)
jaggerspun merino 2/18wc
10,100 m/kg / 5,040 yds/lb 12 wpc / 32 wpi Made from superfine Australian merino, this is one of the highest quality merino yarns available. Not to be confused with “superwash”, it will full easily and is perfect for felting effects. If you don’t want felting and shrinkage, hand wash in cool water or dry clean. Perfect used with Jaggerspun’s zephyr wool-silk for differential shrinkage effects.
jaggerspun zephyr wool/silk 2/18wc
10,100 m/kg / 5,040 yds/lb 12 wpc / 32 wpi A luxurious yarn made from 50% fine merino, 50% tussah silk. Because wool and silk accept the dye slightly differently, the yarn has a softly tweedy or marled effect. Due to the silk component, it will shrink and full a little less than the Jaggerspun merino and so is very useful used with it for differential shrinkage effects. Generally, though, Jagger’s…
5,650 m/kg / 2,800 yds/lb 11 wpc / 28 wpi This blend of 50% merino, 50% tencel has all the soft warmth of wool but with a lustre from the tencel. It will full and shrink as wool, and if you full it hard, the tencel element will pop out to give a bouclé effect.
lambrador merino 58/2nm ecru
4 in stock
Ideal for felting & shrink effects Winding lengths 25gms = 725m 100gms =2900m
superwash merino 30/2nm
15,000 m/kg / 7,440 yds/lb 19 wpc / 48 wpi This merino has a lovely soft and silky feel, and has been treated so that it is machine-washable on a wool cycle. Not one to use if you want to felt it!