Tekapo 8 ply from Ashford
Tekapo 8 ply
Ashford
DK (11 wpi) ?
219 yards
(200 meters)
100 grams
(3.53 ounces)
20.0 to 22.0 sts
= 4 inches
US 6 - 7 or 4 - 4.5mm
100% Wool
plied
  • Care:
  • Hand Wash
  • Color:
  • Solid color, Variegated
  • Drafting method:
  • Semi-worsted spun
  • Dye:
  • Machine dyed, Undyed
  • Dyed: New Zealand
  • Milled: New Zealand
  • Source of fiber: New Zealand

Tekapo is a 100% wool DK weight (New Zealand) or worsted weight (North America) knitting yarn. Spun from Corriedale and Perendale wool in New Zealand, this yarn is perfect for year-round sweaters and cardigans. A lofty, lustrous yarn which can be knit at a range of gauges.

The needle size indicates a yarn weight 4 or worsted weight in North America. Put up on balls of 100 grams (218) yards.

Suitable for felting, weaving and overdyeing (retains colour well).

popular colorways

1

13 stashed

17 projects

4 White

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29 projects

9 Red

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19 projects

11 Navy

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15 projects

12 Ocean

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21 projects

14 Green

17 stashed

24 projects

37 Teal

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34 projects

39 Rainbow

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15 projects

42 Natural

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23 projects

43 Brown

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30 projects

44

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13 projects

50 Moss

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51 Purple

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39 projects

57 Berry

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36 projects

58 Storm

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45 projects

59 Sunset

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61 Forest

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21 projects

62 Landscape

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206 Natural White

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207 Natural Light

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19 projects

210 Charcoal

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219 Ochre

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220 Mustard

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221 Chartreuse

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228 Silver

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231

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234 Morocco

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Black

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Charcoal

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Cream

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Grey

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Wisteria

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