DK

DK

DKDK or double knitting yarns are one of the most commonly used weight of knitting and crochet wool. They are very adaptable and can be used for a wide variety of different projects. You can use it for sweaters, scarves and shawls as well as for hats, mittens or skirts. The possibilities are endless!


MERINO 100% DK

Merino 100% DKOur allrounder!

This yarn base is a cabled yarn of four double-plies. When knit into a garment, this superwash yarn really shows up a definitive visual texture. It is also great for hats, scarves and gloves of course.

Base by Chester Wool Co (UK).

  • weight: DK (4x 2ply)
  • fibre content: 100% superwash merino
  • yardage: 250m (273 yards) / 100 grams
  • Merino is mulesing free
  • recommended needle size: 5mm - 6mm (US 4 - US 7)
  • care instructions: washing machine (wool wash cycle), hand wash is recommended

SOFT DK

Soft_DKYou are in love with Schibot Garne Soft Socks? Then you should definitely try its thicker version: Soft DK. It is a 6ply yarn and one 150g skein has 390m (427 yards) of super soft yarn. It calls for sweaters, doesn't it? With only 19.5 microns, it feels soft and pleasant against bare skin.

This yarn base is made in Germany by Atelier Zitron.

  • weight: High Twist DK (6ply)
  • fibre content: 80% merino extrafine / 20% polyamid
  • yardage: 390m (427 yards) / 150 grams
  • 19.5 microns
  • Merino is mulesing free
  • care instructions: washing machine (wool wash cycle), hand wash is recommended