Yarn: Merino Shetland

80% Merino Superwash - 20% Viscose

Machine washable at 30ºC Wool Cycle
Do not bleach
Do not machine dry
Dry cleanable
Lay flat to dry
Low iron 110ºC
Number of balls needed to knit a size 42 garment with long sleeves
Hook number to be used
Needle size to be used
4x4'' Swatch. This is the number of stitches and rows necessary to calculate the inches/cm in a garment
Interlocking Ball band
50 grs. / 1 oz. ¾
100 mts. / 109 yds.

Merino Shetland is a perfect yarn for making patterned jumpers for both adults and kids. This yarn adds comfort and warmth to winter cardigans and kids coats. The soft Merino Shetland colours offer a variety of possibilities for making cable hats and textured scarves.

Technical specifications

Each ball weighs 50 grams and has 100 meters. This is a medium weight yarn and we recommend using size 6 – 7 (U.S.)/(4 – 4.5 mm) knitting needles and size G6 - 7 (U.S.)/(4 – 4.5 mm) crochet hooks. 9 balls of yarn are required to make a size 12 woman’s long sleeve jumper. To make a 4x4” tension square work 17 sts and 23 rows. Machine wash up to 30º C on a wool cycle. Do not tumble dry.

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