Merino DK from Rauwerk

Merino DK

from Rauwerk
DK (11 wpi) ?
241 yards
(220 meters)
100 grams
(3.53 ounces)
20.0 to 22.0 sts
= 4 inches
US 2½ - 7 or 3 - 4.5mm
100% Wool - Merino
Care: Superwash
Color: Heathered, Solid color
Drafting method: Woolen spun
Dye: Undyed
Ply: 2-ply
Put up: Winding required
  • Source of fiber: Germany
    organic certified single farm yarn from Munich/Bavaria
  • Milled: Germany
    family run spinning mill in South of Bavaria

100% Bavarian Merino Wool
woollen spun
100g skein
100g = 220m
Recommended needle size: 3.00 -4.5mm

The yarn has not been washed after spinning and will bloom when the spinning oil is removed. It’s listed as heavy DK, but after washing, it feels closer to an aran or heavy worsted.
Unwashed it can be knitted on needles as small as 2.5mm if you wish to get a dense fabric eg traditional Bavarian Cardigan (Trachtenjanker).

As a woollen spun yarn it’s very light and airy as well as very warm.

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