Felted Tweed is a blend of merino wool, alpaca and viscose and knits to a DK weight. The yarn has a beautiful tweed effect perfect for fairisles, striping and other colour work and the rustic colour palette makes this yarn a firm favourite with Rowan designers.
This is a lightly pre-felted yarn that knits to a lightweight fabric with a felted effect. Please follow care instructions, as the yarn may felt further if washed incorrectly.
There is also a with colours chosen by Kaffe Fassett.
Patterns can be found in the following booklets:
, , , , , , , , , , .
Content: 50% Merino Wool, 25% Alpaca, 25% Viscose
Needles: 3.75mm - 4mm (UK 9 - 8, US 5 - 6)
Tension 22 - 24 sts, 30 - 32 rows, 10cm
Weight and Meterage: 50g ball, approximately 175m
Photographed shade: 161 Avocado
Machine washable at 30 degrees.