Rowan - Felted Tweed Light 8-ply / Light DK
Rowan Felted Tweed is spun in a light DK weight, with a beautiful tweed effect and an amazing colour range to choose from, it’s a Fair Isle knitter’s dream.
The magical combination of 50% lightly-felted wool, 25% viscose and 25% alpaca makes it supremely blockable and a gorgeous option for lacework as a result. Or knit it in garter stitch for a drapey, squishable fabric that is cosy, but light and easy to wear. Choose from nature-inspired shades ranging from cool watery tones to warming cherry red and fiery ginger and prepare to fall in love! Now available in special colourways chosen by world-renowned designers Kaffe Fassett and Dee Hardwicke.
Composition: 50% Wool, 25% Alpaca and 25% Viscose
Weight: Light 8-ply / Light DK
Ball size: 50g
Meterage: approximately 175 metres : 191 yards
Tension: 22-24 stitches & 30-32 rows to 10 cm
Needle size: 4.00 mm; UK 8; US 6
Washability: Cool Machine Wash, dry flat indoors. Do not rub, bleach, tumble dry or dry clean.