Superfine Alpaca Hand Dyed DK

Superfine Alpaca DK Hand Dyed

£11.00

The Superfine range of yarns has a gorgeous soft handle with good loft that knits up beautifully. The yarns are 75% British superfine alpaca blended with 25% wool and manufactured in the UK.

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Order a total of 10 balls/skeins or more and receive 15% discount and FREE P&P using 2nd Class Royal Mail. (UK Postcodes only) No voucher code needed

Only British alpaca used in our yarns

Manufactured in the UK

Hand wash for best results

Description

The Superfine range of yarns has a gorgeous soft handle with good loft that knits up beautifully. The yarns are 75% British superfine alpaca blended with 25% wool and mostly manufactured in the UK. The alpaca in our yarns is sourced from our own herd and from alpaca farms based in the UK & Ireland.

This is a proven blend that offers increased resistance to shedding and pilling and adds loft and substance to the yarn.

Tension Square (4″x4″ or 10cm x 10cm)

Needle Size (mm)
2.75 3.00 3.25 3.50 3.75 4.00 4.50
Stitches 28 25 24 21
Rows 36 34 33 27

This DK weight yarn is manufactured as a 4/9Nm giving 225m per 100g in all shades.

The yarn is available in 50g skeins 112m per skein.  Hand wash recommended. Full washing instructions can be found HERE

UK Post Code Destinations

All orders up to 2kg will be dispatched with Royal Mail with a choice between their first class and second class service. For guaranteed next day we offer an APC Overnight service. If your order exceeds 2kg you will be asked to contact us for a delivery quote. Royal Mail delivery times can be found on their website.

EU Destinations

All orders up to 2kg will be dispatched with Royal Mail International Tracked service.. If you have created an account online or when you enter your delivery address the system will automatically deduct the British 20% VAT. Your local postal delivery company will require any VAT due to be paid for prior to or at delivery. For order values up to €150 we hope shortly to have our own IOSS number when your local VAT charge will be added to your shopping cart at checkout, enabling the local postal company to deliver without further payment demands.. For orders over 2kg you will be directed to contact us for a delivery quote.

Rest Of World Destinations

All deliveries up to 2kg will be dispatched with Royal Mail International Tracked service.. If you have created an account online or when you enter your delivery address the system will automatically deduct the British 20% VAT. Your local postal delivery company will require any duty and sales tax due to be paid for prior to or at delivery. For larger orders we reserve the right to select an alternative international carrier.

Care Instructions

Hand washing: Use lukewarm water and a specialist wool detergent. Hair conditioner in the final rinse will add extra softness. When washing and rinsing squeeze the garment rather than rubbing. Gently squeeze out excess water before rolling in a towel. Lay flat to dry.

Washing machines: Modern machines with delicate programme at 20degC using a wool delicate detergent. Can be spun at 400rpm but it is always advisable to check first by washing a tension square and then checking the final dry size.


Yardage/Meterage

2/9 4-ply yarn runs out to 450m per 100g (225m per 50g) or 490 yards per 100g (245 yards per 50g)

4/9 DK yarn runs out to 225m per 100g (112m per 50g) or 245 yards per 100g (122 yards per 50g)

1m equals 1.09 yards  //  1 yard equals 36 inches equals 0.914m.


Weights

50g equals 1.76 ounces
100g equals 3.53 ounces
1 ounce equals 28g

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