Stylecraft Batik Elements DK

Batik Elements – a beautiful melange of shades that look fantastic on their own but are also designed to work harmoniously alongside the solid Batik shades.

Composition: 80% Premium Acrylic, 20% Wool
Ball Weight: 50g
Yardage/Meterage: 151yds/138m
Needle Size: 4mm
Tension: 22 stitches x 30 rows to 10cm square
Wash Care: Machine Wash at 30 Degrees C, Cool Tumble Dry, Cool Iron, May Dry Clean

Stylecraft Swift Knit Tweed Super Chunky

swift-knit-tweed-chunky-stylecraftWe really love this new version of the popular Swift Knit. The yarn takes its colour inspiration from this autumn’s trends for worn metals and tapestries. It knits to the same tension as the original Swift Knit.

Composition: 80% Acrylic, 20% Wool
Ball Weight: 100g
Yardage/Meterage: 66yds/60m
Needle Size: 10mm
Tension: 9 stitches x 12 rows to 10cm square
Wash Care: Machine Wash at 30 Degrees C, Cool Tumble Dry, Cool Iron, May Dry Clean

Sirdar Harrap Tweed DK

sirdar-harrap-tweedSirdar Harrap Tweed is a yarn with a genuine heritage, the Sirdar company being originally founded by the Harrap brothers in 1880. It comes in a range of rich tweedy colours that have been inspired by the Yorkshire surroundings of the Sirdar head office in Wakefield. It has a beautifully soft blend of 40% Nylon, 30% Wool, 24% Acrylic and 6% Viscose. It is machine washable and incredibly versatile, making beautiful knits for women, men, children and the home – it is the perfect family yarn. Harrap Tweed is a classic double knitting yarn and will knit to all Sirdar double knitting patterns.

Blend:
40% Nylon 30% Wool 24% Acrylic 6% Viscose
Ball weight:
50g
Yardage:
155m / 170y
Needle size:
4mm

Stylecraft – Alpaca Tweed

9016-Complete_p2-pattern-frNew for 2014 by Stylecraft. Luxuriously soft, bringing comfort with tweed flecks to help bring out the texture in your garment.This yarn machine washable and excellent value.

  • Yarn Weight DK
  • Ball Weight 100 grams
  • Length 240 metres
  • Needle Size 4mm
  • Blend 5% Viscose
  • 20% Alpaca
  • 75% Acrylic
  • Tension 22 stitches and 30 rows for a 10x10cm tension square using 4mm needles