Meet Shelter, Brooklyn Tweed's versatile 2-ply worsted weight yarn. Soft and sturdy American Targhee-Columbia wool is spun woolen style – airy clouds of carded fiber become a yarn with remarkable lightness, warmth and a traditionally handcrafted appearance, ideal for sweaters, cozy accessories, and blankets. Wet block after knitting to reveal Shelter’s full beauty as each stitch relaxes and bonds with its neighbors to produce a plush fabric with a soft, fuzzy halo.
Fiber Content: 23-24 micron Targhee-Columbia wool from Wyoming; Wool scoured at Bollman Industries in Texas
Yarn Weight: Worsted
Skein Weight: 50 grams
Yardage/Meterage: 140 yds./128m
Recommended Needle/Gauge: 4¼ - 5 stitches to 1" on US 7 - 9