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Donegal Tweed DK Yarn


Now you can add beautiful tweed effect yarns to your range of hand-dyed yarns, simply and easily, with Rooster’s new Donegal Tweed.

Donegal Tweed DK has a standard construction of 4/9nm with 225m (246 yds) per 100g. Made with 87% Peruvian Wool (27 mic) and 13% Donegal Viscose sourced from Italy, this luxuriously soft yarn is spun with plant-based multi-coloured viscose neps that don’t take on the dye through the dyeing process.

Just imagine the range of beautiful hand-dyed tweed-effect yarns you can start creating!

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Donegal Tweed DK

Product Code: 49240

Composition: 87% Wool (27 mic) 13% Donegal Viscose

Count: 4/9nm

Meterage: 225m (246 yds) per 100g

Tension: 22 sts x 28 rows, in 10cm (4 in), over st st using 4mm needles

Yarn Weight: DK

Hank Size: 100g

Origin: Spun in Peru

Care Instructions: Hand wash ideally using a wool detergent at 30⁰C or below. Dry flat, do not sun dry or tumble dry. Avoid wringing and twisting.

​The wool used in this yarn is from South America where mulesing is not practiced.

Donegal Tweed

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