yarn – Perendale x Merino Bulky


This new product combines the wool of merino and perendale sheep. The Perendale provides durability and bulk, while the Merino adds some softness to the yarn. It can be purchased in handyed colours (see options) or natural undyed white.


Bulky -12 ply

111 m/ 100gr

Recommend 5 or 6mm needles

Handwash-Dry flat

Kairuru, on the Takaka Hill runs up to 2000 perendale breeding ewes. The fleeces we select for making our yarn are ideally 28 – 32 micron. The resulting yarn is hard wearing but lofty and light at the same time.

yarn – Perendale x Merino Bulky