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4-PLY MERINO (MW)
A gorgeously soft and squishy wool!
Sourced from Wild Earth Yarns
Made from Merino wool farmed in the South Island of NZ 
Yarn composition: 21 micron Merino Wool
4ply 3 fold worsted spun yarn
Recommended Needle Size: 2.75-3.25mm
Tension: 28sts x 36rows per 10cm/4"
Meterage: 400m per 100g
Gentle machine wash or hand wash recommended
 
 
4-PLY MERINO/NYLON (MW)
Beautifully soft!
Sourced from Wild Earth Yarns
Made from Merino wool farmed in the South Island of NZ 
Yarn composition: 21 micron Merino Wool 80% / Nylon 20%
4ply 4 fold worsted spun yarn
Recommended Needle Size: 2.75-3.25mm
Tension: 28sts x 36rows per 10cm/4"
Meterage: 400m per 100g
Gentle machine wash or hand wash recommended
 
 
8-PLY MERINO (MW)
Super soft, bouncy and lovely!
Sourced from Wild Earth Yarns
Made from Merino wool farmed in the South Island of NZ 
Yarn composition: 21 micron Merino Wool
8ply 4 fold worsted spun yarn
Recommended Needle Size: 4mm
Tension: 22sts x 30rows per 10cm/4"
Meterage: 220m per 100g
Gentle machine wash or hand wash recommended
 
 
8-PLY MERINO /ALPACA
A beautiful yarn that will be so warm and cosy made up.
Sourced from Wild Earth Yarns
Made from Merino wool blended with Alpaca, grown in the South Island of NZ and processed in Christchurch NZ 
Yarn composition: 80% Merino / 20% Alpaca
8ply 4 fold worsted spun yarn
Recommended Needle Size: 4mm-5mm
Tension: 22sts x 30rows per 10cm/4"
Meterage: 230m per 100g
Gentle hand wash required as this yarn is not superwash treated
 
 
12-PLY MOHAIR
Such a beautiful halo of mohair fluff, and so versatile.
Sourced from Anna Gratton Ltd
With a history of farming fine wool in the North Island of NZ since 1976, and receiving many awards for their wool, you know this is a top quality yarn.
Yarn composition: 74% Mohair /  24% Wool / 2% Nylon binder
Recommended Needle Size: 6mm-12mm
Meterage: Approx 198m per 100g
Gentle hand wash required as this yarn is not superwash treated
 
 
 
14-PLY CHUNKY MERINO
Beautiful, lofty, chunky yarn for all your quick knit needs.
Sourced from Wild Earth Yarns
Made from Merino wool farmed in the South Island of NZ 
Yarn composition: 100% Merino
14ply worsted spun yarn
Recommended Needle Size: 5.5mm-8mm
Meterage: Approx 86m per 100g
Gentle hand wash required as this yarn is not superwash treated