Handspun Yarn - Yak Down and Silk Yarn - Russian Spindle Spun Yarn - 1.1oz, 220yd, 15WPI, Sport

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$38.00
+ $6.99 shipping
$38.00
+ $6.99 shipping
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Preparation takes 1-2 business days
Arrives from Australia

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Handmade
Made in Adelaide, Australia

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I hand-spun this extremely soft and luxurious fibre on my traditional Russian spindle. I plied the yarn with a pure silk thread for extra strength and durability

Few in the Western world have ever heard of yak down, a cashmere-like fibre that is hand-combed once a year from the rugged animals dwelling in the mountainous Himalayan regions of Western China.

Stats:
Length: 201m/220yd
Weight: 30g/1.1oz
Fiber: 80% Yak Dawn, 20% Silk
Thickness: This yarn was spun with some thicker and thinner areas, overall about Sport weight.
WPI: approx 15-16

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* Please note that I usually ship within 24hrs of receiving your payment. However, as I live in Australia, please allow up to two weeks for shipping.



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Gorgeous colors, quick shipment, wonderful shop!
Aug 12, 2015 by Pamela Huizenga Studio

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