Shelter is our versatile 2-ply worsted weight yarn. Soft and sturdy American Targhee-Columbia wool is spun woolen style – airy clouds of carded fiber become a yarn with remarkable lightness, warmth and a traditionally handcrafted appearance, ideal for sweaters, cozy accessories, and blankets. Wet block after knitting to reveal Shelter’s full beauty as each stitch relaxes and bonds with its neighbors to produce a plush fabric with a soft, fuzzy halo.
Fiber: 100% 23-24 micron Targhee-Columbia wool from Wyoming
Yardage: 140 yards (128 meters)
Needle: US 7-9 (4.5-5.5mm)
Gauge: 17-20 sts = 4 inches (10 cm)
Care: Hand Wash, Lay Flat to Dry