From Ricos' Creative Melange 'stable' this aran weight version is a winner. It has an amazing 640 metres in the 200g ball. just imagine all those ends you won't have to sew in! The colours transition gently from one hue to another.
WHAT IS ARAN WEIGHT?
It is the next weight or thickness up from double knit ideal for men's sweaters, scarves, hats and blankets. There is of course the style of knitting called aran typified by cable patterns and should not be muddled with Aran weight yarn. Typically it uses a 5mm knitting needle and is known in the US as worsted yarn.
Composition: 51% virgin wool / 49% acrylic
Needle size: 5mm
Tension: 18 stitches/ 24 rows 10cm square
Can be washed at 30 degrees but please do not tumble dry. Its acrylic content should quicken the drying time. Dry flat.