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Cashmere/merino and merino plus silk, angora, yak, mohair, alpaca... 4ply and fingering weights

The 2/14s cash/wools are from Todd & Duncan of Scotland and with 30% cashmere in the mix and Geelong wool they do feel coarser than the higher proportion cashmere yarns but are stronger and more defined. The 25%/75% cashmere/wool mix yarns were sold by Todd & Duncan under the brand Heather... and the 3/14NM yarns are 35% cashmere, 65% lambswool with two tight spun strands, one colored, one white and one white soft spun slubbby strand, giving a softer feel and lovely texture, originally sold under the Crofter brand by T&D - note the soft spun slubs can make this yarn a bit more delicate than you might expect..

The 80/20 2/15NM yarns are Italian spun and actually feel softer than the Todd & Duncan yarns.. the angora/merinos are also Italian, very soft...

and then there are all those latest mixes, Spanish spun for top Italian makers, Burberry etc...


2/10NM 4ply wt alpaca/merino peach

spanish spun for Burberry and others, a really novel yarn... soft and with a definite alpaca handle in there..

Length: 825 Yards.
Net Weight: 150 Grams
Item Price incl postage $16.00
Quantity:
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4/28NM 4ply wt 20/80 cashmere/merino 995 marrone

italian spun, soft and warm..

Length: 1150 Yards.
Net Weight: 150 Grams
Item Price incl postage $20.00
Quantity:
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2/15NM 4ply wt 5/95 cashmere/wool marengo (box 125/6) 08048

spanish spun

Length: 1200 Yards.
Net Weight: 150 Grams
Item Price incl postage $20.00
Quantity:
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2/15NM 4ply wt 30/70 cashmere/merino marrone (box 125/6)

Italian spun, by Lanecardate

Length: 1200 Yards.
Net Weight: 150 Grams
Item Price incl postage $20.00
Quantity:
There are 31 Items left
4/28NM 4ply wt 20/80 cashmere/merino castano 986 (shelf 3)

italian spun, soft and warm..

Length: 1150 Yards.
Net Weight: 150 Grams
Item Price incl postage $22.00
Quantity:
There are 19 Items left
4/28NM 4ply wt 20/80 cashmere/merino 774 amazonia(shelf 3)

italian spun, soft and warm..

Length: 1150 Yards.
Net Weight: 150 Grams
Item Price incl postage $22.00
Quantity:
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2/13NM 4ply wt merino/cotton mostazzo P 10268 (shelf 276)

spanish spun for Burberry and others...

Length: 1050 Yards.
Net Weight: 150 Grams
Item Price incl postage $18.00
Quantity:
There are 5 Items left
3/15NM 4ply wt merino/cotton canela 09882 (shelf 276)

spanish spun for Burberry and others...

Length: 820 Yards.
Net Weight: 150 Grams
Item Price incl postage $18.00
Quantity:
There are 39 Items left
3/15NM 4ply wt merino/cotton aceituna(shelf 276)

spanish spun for Burberry and others...

Length: 820 Yards.
Net Weight: 150 Grams
Item Price incl postage $18.00
Quantity:
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Cashmere/merino and merino plus silk, angora, yak, mohair, alpaca... 4ply and fingering weights

As 2/14NM yarns these give 1,150 yards per cone, 3,500 yards per lb. Please add your experiences with these yarns (especially with pictures!) below. You can find articles about knitting and washing these yarns in our Knowledge Base section.. As 2ply yarns these are already balance. The other 4ply weights have slightly varying yardages, see the individual listings..

The 3/14 slub yarns give 770 yards per cone, 2,300 yards per lb..

other yarns have yardages on their listings...


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