Patons lightweight Astra yarn is great for knitting and crocheting garments, blankets, accessories and toys. Machine wash cool; tumble dry low heat.
Yarn Weight: 3 - Light (DK)
Yarn Ball Weight: 1.75 oz. / 50 g
Yarn Ball Length:
Solids: 161 yard / 147 m
Ombres: 133 yard / 122 m
Knitting Tension: 22 stitches x 28 rows = 4” x 4” (10 cm x 10 cm)
Crochet Tension: 15 sc x 16 rows = 4” x 4” (10 cm x 10 cm)
Suggested Needle: US 6 (4 mm)
Suggested Crochet Hook: G/6 (4 mm)
Content: 100% Acrylic (French: 100% Acrylique)
I ordered different colours of Astra yarn and I found the tan one not to be as soft and a bit thicker than the others
Micheals has not stocked this colour in over a month or more. I use this colour to knit bears and monkeys
Just what I needed. This is my favourite weight for knitting.