Rowan Softyak DK


Rowan Softyak DK


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A Blend Of 76% Cotton, 15% Yak And 9% Nylon Giving Knitters The Best Possible Softness Of Cashmere With Less Of The Price Tag, Plus Added Durability And Washability.    

Yak Down Fibre Is An Extremely Fine Fibre, Sourced From the Himalayan Region.  It Is Incredibly Warm And Contains Myristic Acid, Which Can Aid Retention Of Heat, Also Resistant to Static Electricity.  What Is More, It Boasts Anti-Microbial Properties Which Prevent Bacteria Living On Sweat, Keeping The Fabric Fresher For Longer.  Yak Fibre Is Sustainably Sourced And Offers Mongolian Nomadic Herders A Sustainable Way To Preserve Their Traditional Way Of Life.


  • Care instructions: Machine Wash 30degC, Dry Flat, Do Not Tumble Dry
  • Blend: 76% Cotton 15% Yak 9% Nylon
  • Length: 135m/148 yards per 50g ball
  • Needle size: 4 mm (UK 8, USA 6)
  • Popular: Chainette
  • Yarn tension: 22 sts x 30 rows per 10cm
  • Weight: DK