This is a beautiful three ply yarn that I would really call a DK weight. Polwarth is a wonderfully soft wool with just a bit of sheen, which is added to by the touch of silk in the mix. The hand is dreamy and the stitch definition is crisp, thanks to the springy twist. You are going to love it.
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In celebration of Knitty's 10th anniversary we have created a new colorway -- Deep Fall, as featured with "Beithe" in the Fall 2012 issue of Knitty.
Fiber: 85% Polwarth wool/15% Tussah Silk
4.8 ounce/400 yard skeins
Gauge: 5 stitches per inch suggested needles
Needles: Size 7 US/4.5mm
Care: Hand wash
Price: $22 per skein
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