Cast off Collective
Cast Away - Hand Dyed Skeins
This gorgeous yarn is 100% Australian New Merino®, a sustainable and ethically-acquired wool from farms committed to protecting the environment and animal welfare. These farms take care to ensure that the animals are well kept, that the grading is of the very highest standard and that the land is sustained in an environmental way.
All New Merino® yarn is is made from Australia fibre, that has superior length and supersoft handle. New Merino® only sources fibre from farms that employ the non- mulesing system.
Untreated Sustainable, Traceable, Superfine Australian Fleece Yarn.
It's dyed by hand locally on the Northern Beaches using low impact heavy metal free dyes.
Fibre : 100% Merino - New Merino ® certified
Yarn weight : DK Weight
Origin : Grown & hand dyed in Australia, processed in Europe
Texture : Plied 19.5 microns, long staple, worsted spun
Skein weight : 100g
Length : 233 meters
Gauge : 22 sts x 30 rows per 10cm on 4mm needles
Needle size : 3.5mm - 4.5mm
Care : handwash using approved wool wash in lukewarm water. All yarn has been washed post dyeing , however there may still be some dye loss in the first few washes.
Pattern Inspiration : Perfect for your DK or Worsted weight projects that are worn close to the skin and need to be super soft.
We have knitted Tecumseh by Caitlin Hunter (@boylandknits) using Charcoal, Vintage Coral and Paperbark. You can see our project on our Make/Made blog.