Tides - Wool/Silk
Holst Garn Tides is a 2-ply yarn, mixed by 70% Pure New Wool and 30% Silk.
A wonderful knitting yarn combination where the Silk appears as small dots a la tweed in the Pure New Wool. Holst Garn Tides is a beautiful and very soft yarn - perfect for both knitting and crochet.
Tides is available in 50 g cake balls - and cones at approx 500 gr.
Approximately 287 meters/314 yards per 50 gram
Knit with one thread at needles 3-3.5 mm/US 2.5-4 (Approx. 25 stitches = 10 cm/4 inches).
Knit with two threads at needles 4-4.5mm/US 6-7 (Approx. 16 stitches = 10 cm/4 inches).
You can use a washingmachine - on a cold delicate wool program.
Note: Holst Garn Tides contains a bit of spinning oil and excess dye. The oil and excess dye will disappear at the first wash - and the yarn will bloom and become soft.