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Arranmore Yarn

$ 28.00


80% merino wool, 10% silk, 10% cashmere
175 yds / 100 gram skein
14-17 sts = 4" (10 cm) on US 8-10 (5-6 mm) needles


Inspired by the breathtaking scenery of Ireland's Northern Headlands, Arranmore is spun in a mill that traces its roots to the tweed industry of 19th century County Donegal. Blending cashmere and silk with fine merino wool created an authentic tweed yarn of the finest quality. With a color palette reminiscent of the wild Irish coastlands, this aran weight yarn was designed for makers appreciating the best of luxury and tradition.  We love this yarn because it has the tweed look, without the itchy tweed feel.  This yarn knits up very firmly on a 7 or an 8.

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