DescriptionThe fingering weight and extreme softness of this yarn from South West Trading are due to a unique blend of wool, cotton, Soysilk brand fiber and chitin that will sweep you off your feet. Chitin, extracted from the shells of shrimp and crabs, is an anti-microbial used in the medical field today to treat wounds. This tightly twisted yarn knits up into phenomenal socks that will pamper your feet. Be warned!
Brand SWTC Made in China Fiber Content 50% Superwash Wool, 25% Soysilk, 22.5% Cotton, 2.5% Chitin Skein/Ball Weight 100 g / 3.5 oz Length 425 m / 470 yards Yarn Texture Plied Yarn Weight 1 - Super Fine/Sock Yarn Gauge 32 sts = 4" / 10 cm Needle Size Used 2 US / 2.75 mm Yarn Care Mashine washable Yarn Specifics Superwash, Sock Yarn