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Butternut DK Yarn
Highland Handmades
DK / 8 ply (11 wpi) ?
325 yards (297 meters)
100 grams (3.53 ounces)
5.5 to 6.0 sts = 1 inch
US 3 - 6 or 3.25 - 4mm
85% Wool
15% Silk
Plied

Butternut DK is a terrific sweater yarn. It is finer than worsted so it keeps you warm without appearing bulky; it has a terrific twist that rarely splits; the combination of polwarth and silk are luscious to knit with; it is kettle dyed to give subtle hints of a myriad of tones; it has generous yardage per skein for more economical knitting.
Yardage: 325 yds
Weight: 100 grams
Composition: 85% Polwarth Wool, 15% Silk
Gauge: 5.5-6 sts/in, US 3-6 needle
All fibers from Highland Handmades are dyed with professional dyes and heat set, then rinsed in plain water.