Silk Mohair – Sandnes Garn
You love the softness and lightness of mohair and silk yarn, but knitting 2 or 3 strands of laceweight yarn is not your cup of tea: you have to try the Sandnes Garn Silk Mohair !
This yarn is the biggest version of the Tynn Silk Mohair. They have the same composition : 60% kid mohair, 15% wool and 25% silk. However the Silk Mohair is worth 2 or 3 strands of classical lace weight kidsilk.
If knitting 2 or 3 strands of yarn at the same time is an excellent stash buster, it can also be a pain, and you can lose one strand so easily ! Especially with the halo of a mohair yarn ! No more problems thanks to Sandnes Garn’s Silk Mohair.
Mohair has made a huge come back these past months, and designers use it more and more. You will for example be able to knit quickly a lot of Petite Knit‘s patterns.
Plus, thanks to its yardage, you will not need a lot of skeins to knit a sweater. And with its high quality mohair and large range of soft colors, your projects will be light to the touch and to the eyes, real knitted cuddles !
A few words to define Silk Mohair:
- Weight: Worsted
- Composition: 60% Mohair – 25% Silk- 15% Wool
- 50 g / 280 m per ball
- Available in 14 shades
- Needles: 5-6 mm
- Gauge: 15 sts = 10 cm with 5.5 mm needles
- Handwash or machine wool wash 30° max
This yarn is polyvalent enough to be knitted with different needle sizes, depending on how airy you want your knitting to be. You can also pair it with other yarns, in different ranges. If you need inspiration, you can visit its Ravelry page !
Sandnes Garn’s Silk Mohair is THE yarn to knit if you want to wrap yourself in a big soft cloud !