yarn – Perendale x Merino DK


Perendale x merino yarn weight double knit, otherwise known as 8ply. The perendale provides durability and bulk, while the Merino adds some softness to the yarn.



Double knit- 8 ply

222m / 100g

Recommend 4 mm needles.
approx. 18 sts x 30 rows for 10 x 10 cm.

Handwash – Dry flat

Kairuru Perendale x Merino DK from sheep farmed on the Takaka Hill. Kairuru 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 DK