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yarns > Kama Suutra Fiber Arts > Shakti Hi Twist

Shakti Hi Twist
Kama Suutra Fiber Arts
Fingering / 4 ply (14 wpi) ?
420 yards (384 meters)
115 grams (4.06 ounces)
28.0 to 32.0 sts = 4 inches
US 0 - 2 or 2 - 2.75mm
100% Merino
overtwisted for durability

Shakti is overtwisted for durability, ideal when you’re knitting socks. Made from the same high quality superwash merino as Shiva, it does behave differently. Fair Isle colorwork done in Shakti has a slightly rippled surface, in contrast to the smooth surface of Shiva.

I use Shakti for socks, Shiva for colorwork like the Namaste Mitts, Lush or Avaze Sa for Shawls, cowls and baby things.