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Lace Detail Slipover Knit Kit

Original price $69.00 NZD - Original price $113.00 NZD
Original price
$69.00 NZD
$69.00 NZD - $113.00 NZD
Current price $69.00 NZD
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Lace detail slipover in Chaska Wara 8Ply

This slipover is knitted flat with front and back panels then seamed together.  Stitches for the neck band are picked up and knitted on a circular needles.

Tension: 26sts x 32 rows to 10cm stocking stitch on 3.50mm needles.

Size Guide: 

About The Yarn:

A beautiful and blow yarn made from a combination of baby alpaca, merino wool and Pima cotton - Chaska Wara is soft, fluffy, and absolutely itch-free.

Chaska Wara is the perfect choice for cozy sweaters, trendy slipovers, and accessories like cowls, scarves, and shawls.

So, what is blow yarn?

Blow yarn is named aptly by the process in which it is produced. Most yarns are created by spinning fibers together into a long strand. The process of creating blow yarn is quite different.   

It starts with a very fine mesh tube, typically made of polyamide. Loose fibers, often wool or alpaca, are blown into the mesh tube. The fibers end up “trapped” within the mesh tube, creating the bulk of the yarn, while the fibres’ ends stick out of the mesh tube, creating a fluffy aura. 

Wara's combination of bulky center and fluffy aura gives it a special squishy feel and lightness.

  • Composition: 42% Baby Alpaca, 8% Merino Wool, 50% Pima Cotton
  • Origin: Peru
  • Yarn Weight / Ply: 8Ply / DK, Light Weight (3)
  • Needle Size: 3.25-4mm / US 3-6 needles
  • Tension: 22sts and 30 rows= 10cm
  • Meterage:150m / 164yds
  • Ball Size:50g ball
  • Care Instructions: Mild hand wash, cool iron, dry flat in shade

Your Kit Includes everything you need to knit the Lace Detail Slipover in your preferred size and colour.

  • Chaska Wara 4 - 7 balls depending on the size you choose
  • Knitting Pattern
  • Hand Made with Love Leather Tag

Additional Extras: 4.00mm and 3.25mm needles 3.25mm/60cm circular needles