Superb quality, with the light and airy structure, this Natural light chunky mohair yarn is spun in Italy. It is fluffy, ultra soft yet strong, and calming. No plastic additives, No faded shedding of artificial mohairs. The range of manufactured colours is more than enough to make a colourful masterpiece. Mohair + Wool is easy to knit and great for sweaters, cardigans, ponchos, shawls, scarves, hats and home decor. Mohair fiber used in this yarn is obtained via the Stock Exchange in Cape Town, South Africa. Wool is sources in South America.
* Similar yarn: Wool Mohair, Seta Mohair
FIBRE: 50% Mohair, 50% Virgin Wool
YARN WEIGHT: Light Chunky
TENSION: 10x10 cm (4"): 17 sts / 24 rows
NEEDLES: 4.5 - 5.5 mm (US № 7-9)
LENGTH: approx. 150 m / 164 yds
BALL WEIGHT: 50g
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Irene & Mr. Sheep e-Pattern:
TRIANGULAR SHAWLETTE » Knitted with 4 balls of Mohair+Wool on 5mm (US8) needles. Using two balls (2 threads) of Mohair+Wool, cast on 5 sts. 1st and 3rd rows: K all sts, increase 1 sts after the edge sts and 1 sts before the edge sts at the end of the row. 2nd and 4th rows: P all sts. 5th and all cont rows: K on the right, P on the wrong side, increasing 1 sts after the edge sts and 1 sts before the edge sts at the end of the row - in each row. When all 4 balls have been knitted, add a strand of worsted/aran-weight alpaca or wool in a similar colour and, using 4mm (US6-G) crochet hook loosely cast off all sts on a wrong side. Stretch on the frame for a few days, or block with sewing pins and iron edges on 'Wool' through the damp cloth.
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