DROPS Merino Extra Fine

Content: 100% Wool

Yarn Group: B (20 - 22 sts) / 8 ply / DK / worsted 

Weight/length: 50 g = approx 105 m

Recommended needle size: 4 mm

Knitting tension: 10 x 10 cm = 21 sts x 28 rows

Care: Machine wash on gentle cycle 40°C / Do not use fabric softener / Dry Flat

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DROPS Merino Extra Fine

Superwash treated extra fine merino wool

DROPS Merino Extra Fine is cable spun from extra fine merino wool fibers from free-range animals in and South America. Garments made in this yarn are very comfortable and have a great surface quality. This yarn is gentle on the skin, and therefore great for baby and children garments.
Ideal for textured patterns such as cables and seed stitch, this yarn is superwash treated, which means it's machine washable and suitable for everyday use.
DROPS Merino Extra Fine has both solid and mix colours - mix meaning that the wool is manufactured by carding the colours together before spinning, which gives the shade a mixed effect.
DROPS Merino Extra Fine is spun from multiple thin strands, which gives the yarn extra elasticity. Is this special construction that makes it extra important to treat the garment right: make sure that you knit with the correct tension and rather use a tight tension than loose. Don't wash your garment too warm, never leave it to soak and let the garment dry flat.
Made in EU
This yarn has an Oeko-Tex® certification (certificate number 25.3.0110), Standard 100, Class I. This means that it has been tested and found completely free from harmful chemicals and that it is safe for human use. Class I is the highest level, and it means the yarn is suitable for baby articles (ages 0-3).


Lovely colour. I ordered mustard.The yarn arrived quickly and I am looking forward to knitting a cable jacket with it. Great website. Thanks


The wool itself is lovely and soft, though there is some variation depending on the colour. I'm guessing the content of the dye has an effect on this. However, the on-screen representation of the colour is somewhat inaccurate and it's hard to gauge which colours will go well together if you're using more than one.


I love this wool . It’s great to knit with , washes superbly and there is a good colour choice . I’ve tried other makes but this is the best . Great service too These folks really try hard


Super soft wool. Very easy to work with

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