Sweet Shop


2 in stock



These utterly gorgeous hand dyed yarns are super soft and sheeny and well worth a nice little treat for your needles or hook, less expensive than our previous yak yarn this premium range hits the KNL point with price and luxury.

You will be seeing this base a lot more within our shelves as we strive to make it a regular yarn base to dye ..

 Yak wool has very fine fibres creating garments that are soft, warm, comfortable, yet lightweight.

This yarn has been photographed on a shawl created in our self stripe fun colourways browse the range here : Self Stripe (knittingneedlelane.co.uk)

The merino fibres have been specially treated before being spun to enable it to be machine washable, therefore the yarn will not ‘felt’ when washed.

Composition: 65% Superwash Merino (21 mic), 20% Nylon, 15% Yak

Meterage: 425m (465 yds) per 100g

Yarn Weight: 4 Ply

Hank Size: 100g

Origin: Spun in Peru

Care Instructions: Machine washable on a wool program ideally using a wool detergent at 30⁰C or below. Dry flat, do not sun dry or tumble dry. Avoid wringing and twisting.