Cascade Eco Duo, Baby Alpaca and Merino Yarn∼
Yarn line #113
vendor color: Hazelnut 1708
Cascade Eco Duo, Baby Alpaca and Merino Yarn details:
• Fiber content: 70% Baby Alpaca, 30% Merino (undyed)
• Gauge is K: 4.5 stitches/in on sz 8 • C: 2.75-2.5 stitches/in on sz I-9 to K-10.5
• Wraps/inch (wpi) 12
• Weaving tabby sett 6-8
• Weaving twill sett 8-10
• Yardage: 900 yards/lb
- • 197 yards/100 g hank
Cascade Eco Duo, Baby Alpaca and Merino Yarn description:
This alpaca merino blend yarn is soft, soft, soft! Natural colors and subtle graduated shading in a roving style twist make Eco Duo from Cascade a dream yarn for hats, scarves, cowls, and sweaters.
Weaving Tip: Its soft twist will make it tricky to use in anything but weft, but with a finer warp and tabby it could become a favorite for subdued, natural colored fabrics for scarves and vests. Try Jaggerspun 2/8 Worsted (Item 22).
Wash lukewarm and lay flat to dry
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