The luxury and softness of 85% pure Yak combined with the strength and elasticity of 15% nylon make this a yarn that is unmatched for softness, comfort and durability.
Soft yet durable, our luxurious Tibetan Dream sock yarn blends 85% pure yak with 15% nylon to create a soft and durable yarn. Warmer than wool and softer than cashmere, yak fiber is hypoallergenic, making it and ideal choice for next-to-skin wear, especially for those with allergies to wool. Each generous 4oz skein provides 440 yards of wool, enough to knit a shawl, wrap, or pair of socks with just a single skein of yarn. Available in a soft natural brown, a creamy natural white, 1 semi-solid colorway (Regal) as well as 3 variegated colors (Lohengrin, Siegfried, and Tristan), all hand-dyed by Lorna’s Laces.
Colors may vary slightly by dye lot, please make certain to purchase sufficient quantities to complete your project.
This is a fingering weight yarn. Each skein is 4oz (113 grams) provides 440 yards, 16 wpi or US Fine, #2, No. 2 - 4 needles, 7 stitches per inch.