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Scheepjes Downtown - color-changing merino wool

Why Scheepjes Downtown is a premium yarn?

Scheepjes Downtown is a durable yarn made from 75% Extra Fine Merino Wool and 25% Nylon in a selection of lively colorways. This yarn benefits from the warmth and breathability qualities of wool, but also offers the durability and easy care of nylon. The composition blend makes Downtown extremely versatile. The yarn is characterized by softness and beautiful drape, making it the ideal choice for crocheting or knitting clothing items and fashion accessories. Each ball of Scheepjes Downtown weighs 50 grams and has a length of 200 meters. The recommended needle size is 2.50-3.00mm.

Scheepjes Downtown takes you on an exploration of the vibrant city center: from the Financial District and Museum Square to City Shopper and Park Hill – with Downtown the city is your playground!

What to knit or crochet from Scheepjes Downtown?

Scheepjes Downtown is a super fine / fingering (1) weight yarn, the recommended hook/needle size is 2.5-3mm. Because of its strength and durability, Downtown ideal choice for crocheting or knitting clothing items and fashion accessories, it's also particularly suitable for stuffed animals, home décor accessories, or socks with interesting striped patterns. Look around in Yarn Fairy's pattern collection to find a project with this yarn! I would like to find a pattern >>>

How can I find the right color or color combination?

The colours, composition blend and yarn weight of Scheepjes Downtown compliment seamlessly the existing Scheepjes Metropolis collection of yarns in stunning solid shades. The possibilities are endless, ranging from jumpers or vests with contrasting sleeves and collars to striped socks with a unicolor heel and toe. The Downtown yarns shades are named after the vibrant city center. Look Yarn Fairy color combo suggestions on Blog! I would like to see the color suggestions >>>

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