Soft Touch DKW from Shelridge Yarns
Soft Touch DKW
Shelridge Yarns
DK (11 wpi) ?
265 yards
(242 meters)
100 grams
(3.53 ounces)
22.0 to 24.0 sts
= 4 inches
US 6 - 4.0 mm
100% Wool - Merino
plied
yes
  • Care:
  • Superwash

This is the enduring favourite among Shelridge Yarns. Fine, superwash Merino wool is spun into a smooth, strong, soft, versatile yarn. We dye it by hand in more than 50 near-solid shades, the same palette we use for our fingering-weight yarn, Ultra.

DKW Knitting Yarn Specifications

  • 100 g Skeins – Approximately 250 yds per skein
  • 4-Ply Yarn
  • 100% Merino Wool
  • Superwash fibre - we recommend gentle machine wash in cold water; lay flat to dry
  • Stocking Stitch Gauge - 23-24 stitches = 10 cm/4 inches using 4mm/US6 needles

Recommended Uses

  • Ideal for cardigans, sweaters and vests, hats, mitts, scarves
  • Excellent stitch definition in detailed multi-colour and cable knitting projects

popular colorways

Aubergine

15 stashed

21 projects

Azure

22 stashed

17 projects

Black

34 stashed

34 projects

Brown

26 stashed

10 projects

Cardinal

11 stashed

23 projects

Caribbean Waters

25 stashed

24 projects

Celery

17 stashed

14 projects

Clover Flower

24 stashed

16 projects

Cornflower

15 stashed

24 projects

Ecru

22 stashed

28 projects

Evergreen

29 stashed

24 projects

Forest

12 stashed

17 projects

Green Apple

16 stashed

16 projects

Ice Blue

13 stashed

12 projects

Iris

24 stashed

28 projects

Lilac

19 stashed

21 projects

Linen

18 stashed

30 projects

Marsh Marigold

8 stashed

24 projects

Mint

16 stashed

25 projects

Moss

14 stashed

22 projects

Natural White

33 stashed

46 projects

Navy

30 stashed

37 projects

Peacock

34 stashed

40 projects

Plum

23 stashed

23 projects

Pumpkin

17 stashed

14 projects

Pussywillow

32 stashed

50 projects

Raspberry

38 stashed

54 projects

Robin S Egg

23 stashed

16 projects

Rust

17 stashed

14 projects

Sage

14 stashed

16 projects

Spring Green

15 stashed

19 projects

Thistleflower

14 stashed

11 projects