Gathering Yarn The Farmer

10 in stock

The Farmer, a robust 6-ply yarn originally designed for socks, is much more than just your typical sock yarn. With its soft, comforting texture and remarkable durability, it's a versatile choice for various knitting and crocheting projects. This extraordinary yarn is meticulously crafted from a blend of 60% Fine Highland Wool, 20% Fine Alpaca, and 20% Nylon, perfectly balancing the luxury of alpaca with the strength of wool.

One of its standout features is its eco-friendliness. The Farmer is not only machine-washable but also manufactured using the innovative Easy Wash method, eliminating the need for resins or acids. This groundbreaking process ensures that it retains the natural properties of alpaca while being easy to care for. It's an ideal choice for both environmentally conscious crafters and anyone seeking high-quality, hassle-free yarn for a wide range of creative projects beyond just socks. Whether you're making scarves, hats, or cozy blankets, The Farmer has got you covered.

Fiber: 60% Fine Highland Wool, 20% Fine Alpaca, 20% Nylon
Weight: sport
Yardage: 265m | 289yds | 100g
Gauge: 23 - 25 sts per 10cm | 4"
Needles: 3.25 - 3.75mm
Care: machine wash gentle, lay flat to dry