DROPS Alaska yarn – 100% wool

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A wool classic! DROPS Alaska is a triple stranded proven quality yarn, one of the classics of the DROPS collection, as popular today as when launched in the mid 80’s. This quality offers a wide range of colors and a great number of patterns for women, men, children and accessories.

Manufacturer

Drops

Content

100% Wool

Yarn Group

C

Weight/yardage

1.8 oz (50 g) = approx 77 yds (70 m)

Recommended knitting needles No.

5

Knitting tension

4" x 4" / 10 x 10 cm = 17 sts x 22 rows

Care

Hand Wash, cold max 30°C/86F/Dry Flat/Feltable

2.15 

Description

DROPS Alaska – a wool classic!

A classic spun, untreated yarn, in 100% new wool. Untreated wool means that the fibers are only washed, and not exposed to any chemical treatment prior to the dyeing. This enhances the wool’s best qualities, while it also provides a better shape and texture quality.

Content: 100% Wool
Yarn Group: C (16 – 19 stitches) / 10 ply / aran / worsted
Weight/yardage: 1.8 oz (50 g) = approx 77 yds (70 m)
Recommended needle size: US 8 / 5 mm
Gauge: 4″ x 4″ / 10 x 10 cm = 17 sts x 22 rows
Care: Hand Wash, cold max 30°C / 86F. Dry Flat / Feltable
Made in: EU

How do I care for this yarn?

yarn wash

Hand Wash, cold max 30°C / 86F. Dry Flat

Note: Please be aware that the colors shown may vary from screen to screen in the same way that shades may vary slightly from dye lot to dye lot. Images and product artwork © DROPS Design, used by permission.