Content: 71% Alpaca, 25% Wool, 4% Polyamide.
Weight/length: 50 g = 140 m.
Recommended needle size: 8 mm.
Knitting tension: 10 x 10 cm = 13 sts x 15 rows.
Machine wash on gentle cycle 30°C / Dry Flat.
To knit a sweater size 42 you will need 250 g of Drops Melody approx.
Drops Melody is a soft and luxurious yarn made from superfine alpaca and merino wool. Warm and with a mohair-like look, it’s available in a sophisticated shade card ranging from soft beige and gray hues, to gorgeous reds and purples. A great choice for patterns in Yarn Group D and a perfect fit for those made in the discontinued Drops Vienna.
Being so soft and light, Drops Melody is a great choice for oversize garments as well as accessories. It knits up quickly with big needles without the piece becoming heavy and it can be used as an effect yarn together with other qualities, to give garments extra volume and softness.
Made in Peru.
To make sweater in size S – M – L – XL – XXL – XXXL needs 200-250-250-300-300-350 g Drops Melody (knitting tension: 13 stitches in width and 15 rows in height with stocking stitch = 10 x 10 cm.):
To make knitte shawl in size 106 cm x 212 cm needs 200 g Drops Melody (knitting tension: 12 stitches in width and 14 rows in height with stocking stitch = 10 x 10 cm):
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