Önling No 16 is a delightfully light, yet rustic tweed yarn, in a lovely mix of lamb wool and mohair. You can get this soft yarn in many beautiful colors, and you'll get a a luxurious, rustic and durable result.
70% finest lamb wool, 30% mohair
Sold on cones of 329 yards (300 meters) per cone.
Weight: Light worsted
Suggested needle size: 3,5 - 4,5 mm
Gauge on needle 3,5mm: 28 m = 10 cm.
Gauge on needle 4,5mm: 23 m = 10 cm.
You'll need approx. 4 cones (300 g) for a sweater in size M.
Önling No 16 is a fantastic everyday yarn, which can be used for many different knitting projects. It comes in many different colors, some of them melange and some solid. The yarn is luxurious, especially after wash, where the yarn will open up and get even more soft.
NOTE: The yarn can have a tendency to twist a bit, and therefore we do not recommend that you use this yarn for stockinette knitting.
Önling No 16 is an obvious choice if you like a rustic look for sweaters, cardigans and shawls.
For inspiration, see Knitting patterns with Önling No 16, and Knitting kits for Önling No 16.
The yarn Önling No 16, is not washed when getting it on the cone. You'll get the best result if you soak the finished work in luke warm water for approx. 2 hours. Then wash the garment as you would otherwise with washing detergent for wool, either by hand or on a wool program in your washing machine. Dry it by laying it flat.