Sandnes Garn Silk Mohair

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Width:
3.00 (in)
Height:
2.00 (in)
Depth:
3.00 (in)
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Sandnes Garn's Silk Mohair contains 60% kid mohair, 15% wool and 25% silk. Great for combining with other yarns for the discerning fiber artist. 

Each skein is 50 grams - about 280 meters or 306 yds, Lace weight.

Swatch: 15 stitches per 10 cm (4″); recommenced needle size 9 US.

Recommended gauge is large because of the halo.  it can be knit anywhere between a worsted and bulky gauge depending on how open you would like the fabric to be.

Care:  Handwashing is recommended.  

An article from Tin Can Knits about layering mohair with colors.  https://blog.tincanknits.com/2019/05/30/painterly-yarn-combinations-layering-mohair-over-a-base-yarn/

The Love Note Sweater pattern: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/love-note

A tutorial on knitting the Love Note Sweater by Tin Can Knits:  https://blog.tincanknits.com/2020/06/18/how-to-knit-a-love-note-sweater/

A free and easy pattern.  We used our fingering weight Yarn Baby and on strand of Silk Mohair for the Contrails Cardigan sweater:  https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/contrails-cardigan