Scheepjes - Downtown

Scheepjes - Downtown

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Scheepjes - Downtown


Scheepjes Downtown takes you on an exploration of the vibrant city center: from the Financial District and Museum Square to City Shopper and Park Hill - with Downtown the city is your playground!

Downtown is a durable yarn made from 75% Extra Fine Merino Wool and 25% Nylon in a selection of lively colorways. This yarn benefits from the warmth and breathability qualities of wool, but also offers the durability and easy care of nylon. The composition blend makes Downtown extremely versatile. The yarn is characterized by softness and beautiful drape, making it the ideal choice for crocheting or knitting clothing items and fashion accessories. Because of its strength and durability, Downtown is also particularly suitable for stuffed animals, home décor accessories or socks with interesting striped patterns.

The colours, composition blend and yarn weight of Scheepjes Downtown compliment seamlessly the existing Scheepjes Metropolis collection of yarns in stunning solid shades. The possibilities are endless, ranging from jumpers or vests with contrasting sleeves and collar to striped socks with a unicolor heel and toe.

Downtown is available in a selection of 18 colorways. One ball of Scheepjes Downtown yarn weighs 50 grams and holds 200 meters of yarn. Recommended needle size: 2.50-3.00mm.


Brand Scheepjes
Made in Netherlands
Fiber Content 75% Extra Fine Merino Wool, 25% Nylon
Skein/Ball Weight 50 g / 1.75 oz
Length 200 m / 220 yards
Yarn Texture Plied
Yarn Weight 1 - Super Fine/Sock
Yarn Gauge 29 sts x 45 rows = 10 cm / 4"
Needle Size Used 2.5 US / 3.00 mm, 1.5 US / 2.50 mm, 2 US / 2.75 mm
Yarn Care Machine washable, dry flat, low iron
Yarn Specifics Superwash