Ancient Arts most popular and versatile yarn base is made from top quality merino wool blended with just the right amount of nylon to provide durability. Socknado is suitable for all your making needs and for all types of projects—baby clothes, sweaters, shawls, mitts, gloves, and hats, and it is the recommended yarn for knitting long wearing socks. This three ply yarn is soft and strong, and is a joy to knit and wear.
Looking for more colours and shades? Check out Socknado's twin yarns: Hat Trick (hockey inspired colourways), Hat Trick Semi-Solid, and Touchdown (football inspired)—made from the same Italian yarn base as Socknado.
Ball Weight: 100 g / 3.5 oz
Ball Length: 350 m / 385 yds
Knitting Gauge: 27 - 32 sts = 10cm / 4"
Needle Size: 2.50 - 3.25mm (US 1.5 - 3)
Yarn Fibre: 80% superwash merino, 20% nylon
Care Instructions: Machine wash, gentle. Lay flat to dry.
Note about hand painted yarns: These skeins are dyed by hand and may vary in colour and/or intensity from skein to skein, even within the same dyelot. Colours viewed on different monitors may have shade and tone differences from the actual product.
Patterns for Socknado:
- Peaks & Ridges Cowl (1 skein)
- A Hat for Rachel (1 skeins)
- Top Shelf (Boot) Toppers (1 skein)
- Lucky Mitts (1 skein)
- Hot Shawl (2 skeins - contrasting colours)