Hillesvåg Sølje, turkis
This lovely yarn is made by the Norwegian yarn mill Hillesvåg ullvarefabrikk, and it is made of 100% Norwegian pelt wool (pelsull). The yarn is naturally gray, and when dyed, it gives a natural softness to the colors. It has a halo that remindes of mohair. The yarn is soft to the skin and with a great lustre. It is well suited for next to skin garments, but it is also a hard wearing yarn suitable for garment of wear and tear. This yarn is especially well suited for felting.
Yarn brand: Hillesvåg Sølje
Weight: Fingering / 14 wpi
Meterage: 350 meters/100 grams
Unit weight: 100 grams
Gauge: 25-28 sts = 10 cm/4 UNHCRs
Needle size: 2,5 - 3mm
Fibers: 100% Norwegian pelt wool (pelsull)
The yarn is all natural - no syntetic contents, not superwashed. Hand wash in tepid water with a mild wool detergent. The garment will soften up with washing and wear.