Ashford Merino 8ply – 805 Steel Grey


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Ashford merino 8ply, in shade steel grey

This fine 100% merino is beautifully soft to the touch.  The unique, high twist construction of eight, finely – spun singles are plied in pairs, then plied again, giving the finished dk  yarn a sleek look with fabulous stitch definition, which is less prone to pilling and abrasion.  This light, airy, warm, yet durable and machine washable yarn is super versatile, and suitable for all kinds of knitting, from babywear through to adult garments, accessories, shawls and blankets, and, with 15 colours to choose from, there is a palette for all tastes.  50gram balls at net standard condition. 105m / 115yds.  Gauge 20 – 22 sts x 28 rows.  Suggested needle size 3.25mm – 4mm (US 3-6)  Suggested crochet hook size 4.5 – 5.5mm.  Suggested weaving reed 7.5dpi reed (30/10)