2ply Lace Weight is woollen spun from the finest Real Shetland wool along with Lambswool to make a smoother yarn and tame the Shetland "halo". Traditionally used in Shetland Lace haps and scarves, this yarn is also perfect for light garments such as shawls, scarves, wraps and summer sweaters. This yarn can be used in vintage patterns which call for "3ply yarns". It has a crisp finish once washed and excellent stitch definition.
2ply 25g ball 169m/185yds
50% lambswool 50% Real Shetland Wool
Suggested needle size: 3/3.25mm
Tension: 28 sts and 32 rows over 4 inches using3.75mm needles over stocking stitch.
24 sts and 36 rows over 4 inches using 3mm needles over Lace pattern.