DK merino and alpaca blend (8 ply). 100% Australian, SRS Merino and alpaca, single-origin sourced from ethical and sustainable producers. This DK weight or 8 ply yarn is hand-dyed, luxuriously soft and a pleasure to knit and crochet.
210 metres or 229 yards per 100-gram skein.
This Great Southern Yarn is Merino sports weight and is single-origin sourced from Mount Bodangora Merino, a six-generation merino stud who is committed to an ethical and sustainable approach to animal welfare.
Mount Bodangora is part of the ‘SustainaWOOL’ integrity scheme, an accreditation program run by Italian woollen mills to ensure a high standard of care for the sheep and their environment. Mount Bodangora run a mob of sheep especially for Great Southern Yarn to supply us a longer length fleece of around 100mm or four inches to create the best of yarns.
Great Southern Yarn comes in an extensive range of natural and hand-dyed colours. The colour range is inspired and named after Australian female artists and their paintings. There are a number of knitting patterns designed to show off the colour combinations and the quality of the yarn