Soft and elastic DK weight Hongotar is a mulesing-free merino yarn, suitable for even the most delicate skin types. Perfect for cable knits and structured stitch patterns, all knit and purl stitches stand out in Hongotar. This yarn is spun of superwash merino and it will not felt. However, we recommend hand-washing for this yarn.
The name Hongotar is inspired by Finnish folklore and means "The Fairy of Pine Trees".
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100 g / approx. 200 m (3 ½ oz / approx. 220 yds).
100 % superwash merino wool.
Recommended needle size 3,25-5 mm (US #3 to #8).
Recommended stitch gauge in stockinette stitch: 16-22 s/10 cm (4 to 5.5 stitches per inch).