We’ve put together some fabulous 5ply Silky Oak yarn sets for The Big Wool Show 2021. Inspired by some of the sensational shawl and wrap patterns on Ravelry, we’ve created a collection of lush 5x skein combinations for this limited release range.
Fibre: 80% superfine alpaca – 20% silk
Weight: 5 ply / sport
Skein Weight: Approx. 100 grams
Meterage: Approx. 262 metres (286 yards) per skein
Gauge: 23 – 26 sts to 10cm (Knit) or 16 – 20 sts to 10cm (Crochet)
Needles: 3.25 to 3.75mm (3 – 5) depending on the fabric you require for your project.
Hooks: 3.5 to 4.5mm (E4 – 7) depending on the fabric you require for your project.
Colours: Limited release hand dyed colourways, dyed on our farm
Care: Non superwashed – We suggest a gentle hand wash. We recommend drying garments flat in shade and not tumble drying.