Similar to Silky Yak, Lotus Bamyak is a precious yarn millspun from the slightly lustrous blend of two fibers: Yak wool and Bamboo viscose. This beautiful and natural yarn is velvety to the touch, ultra soft, and has an elegant silken appearance due to the content of bamboo fiber. Silky Cashmere patterns are suitable: Simple and plain, textures, or cable stitches. Here is the more expensive version of this yarn: Silky Yak »
* Similar yarn: Cathay, Yak, Tibetan Cloud Worsted
FIBRE: 75% Tibetan Yak, 25% Bamboo Viscose
YARN WEIGHT: Double Knit
TENSION: 10x10cm (4"): 28 sts / 36 rows
NEEDLES: 3.5 mm (US No. 4-5)
LENGTH: approx. 162 m / 170 yds
HANK WEIGHT: 50g
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Price (CAD): $39.99
IN STOCK: Natural Dusty Brown Melange (39 hanks)
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Garment Care: hand wash in cool water with mild soap or woolwash no rinse. Important: Wash and rinse (if necessary) in water of the same temperature to avoid "stress" of the fiber. Dry flat in shade. Do not sun dry, spin, or tumble dry.
Natural Dusty Brown Melange
* 39 hanks
FAUX FUR HAT, idea © Louisa Harding - Book 'Knits From An English Rose', adopted by Irene & Mr. Sheep. Yarns: Lotus Bamyak, Louisa Harding Luzia, and Fox Fur Pompom.
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• Pullover with Flounced Neckline © TENDANCES TRICOT № 37-2018, yarn: 50% Wool 50% Silk.