Ashford DK 8 ply - 40 colours available
100% pure New Zealand wool, grown, prepared and spun in New Zealand
40 colours available!!
Ashford is very proud of its own DK Yarn. 100% pure New Zealand wool grown on sheep farms around New Zealand and spun in a small boutique mill in Hawkes Bay. This semi worsted yarn is a blend of Corriedale and Perendale, a traditional Double Knit (DK) weight yarn with a three-fold twist (three strands plied together) to give durability and great stitch definition. Ideal for knitting, weaving and knit/felt garments, accessories and projects.
|Weight/type 8 ply/dk
Composition 100% new zealand wool
Unit weight 100gm ball at nett standard condition
Length per unit 202m/221yds
Needle size 4 - 4.5mm (6 - 7us)
weaving sett 7.5 - 10dpi
Tension 10 x 10cm (4 x 4") = 20 - 22sts, 28 rows