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Non-Superwash

Yarns in this list do not contain any superwash fibers. They differ from the 'Felting' category only in that all non-SW yarn is not necessarily a candidate for felting. Many experienced garment knitters prefer a non-superwash yarn in their sweaters, vests, hats. They are warmer than superwash yarns as they have not had any of the protective cells surrounding the fiber core stripped away. The fibers rub against each other and attach ever so slightly in what is known as a fulling effect.

All non-superwash yarns do not do this. Silk, for instance, does not full the same way that Merino or Alpaca does. It is all about personal preference, and as a service to our customers, we list here all yarns which are appropriate for knitting garments and do not contain any superwash fibers.

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Alpaca Gold

Alpaca Gold
20% SuperFine Alpaca/ 60% Superwash Merino/ 20% Nylon
Sock/Fingering weight
4-Ply yarn, 437 yards/100 gr skein, ten 100gr skeins/kilo.
 

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Alpaca Silk Sport

Alpaca/Silk Sport

80% superfine Alpaca / 20% Silk
287 yards/ 100 gr skein, 4-Ply
10 skeins per kilo package

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Angel Delight Fingering

Angel Delight Fingering
70% Baby Alpaca/ 20% Silk /10% Cashmere
437 yds/100 gr, ten 100gr skeins/kilo, 3Ply yarn.

 

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Angel Delightful

Angel Delightful
70% Natural grey Alpaca/20% Silk/10% Cashmere
3 Ply sock weight yarn, 437 yards/100 gram skeins

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Angel Lace

Angel Lace
2 ply ten 100gr skeins/kilo.

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Angel Select Laceweight

Angel Select Laceweight
70% Baby Alpaca/ 20% Silk /10% Cashmere
875 yds/100 gr, ten 100gr skeins/kilo, 2 Ply yarn.

 

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Angel Select Sparkle

Angel Select Sparkle
65% Alpaca/20% silk/10% Cashmere/5%Stellina (silvery)
2 ply yarn of 875 yards/100 gram

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Butterfly Select

Butterfly Select
80% merino / 20% silk 
2 ply 875 yds/100 gr, ten 100gr skeins/kilo.
 

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Egyptian DK

Egyptian DK 50% alpaca/25% Silk/25% Linen 273 yards per 100 grams, 10 skeins per kilo package 2-ply DK weight yarn

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Egyptian Fingering

Egyptian Fingering 50% alpaca/25% Silk/25% Linen 438 yards per 100 grams 3 ply sock weight yarn

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Pima Cotton DK

Pima Cotton DK
100% Pima Cotton
218 yards/100gr skein, ten 100gr skeins/kilo.
 

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Silk/Merino Sock NSW, set of 10 skeins

Silk/Merino Sock NSW
set of 10 skeins, 4 ply yarn
50% Silk / 50% Merino 438 yds/100gr skein

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Sparkle Select Lace

Sparkle Select Laceweight
75/20/5 Merino/Silk/Stellina
(Stellina is a non-metal fiber.)
2 ply 875 yds/100gr skein, ten 100gr skeins/kilo.
 

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W2D4 Merino Nylon Sport

W2D4 Merino/Nylon Sport
80% merino (non-superwash) / 20% nylon
328 yds/100 gr, 3ply yarn

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W2D4 Merino Sport

W2D4 Merino Sport 100% Merino, non-superwash 328 yds/100 gr skeins, 3ply yarn

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W2D4 Merino Worsted - Set of 10 Skeins

Non-superwash merino,
218 yards/100 gram skein.

10 x 100g Skeins
 

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W2D4 Merino Worsted Improved CONES

W2D4 Merino Worsted, Improved CONES
Firm twist in a finer merino than previous version
Non-superwash merino,choice of sweater knitters.
2180 yards, 4 plies, prox, per kilo Cone

 

 

 

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W2D4 Merino Worsted Improved Skeins

 W2D4 Merino Worsted, Improved
Firm twist in a finer merino than previous version
Non-superwash merino,choice of sweater knitters.
218 yards/100 gram skein, ten 100gr skeins/kilo, 4 plies.

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W2D4 Non superwash Merino 4ply

W2D4 Non superwash fingering weight yarn. 100% fine Merino. This yarn has 2 ends but is described as a 4ply weight as it is a 4ply/fingering weight.

436 yds per 100g Skein

 

 

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