Fiber Content: 100% Superwash Wool
Weight: Worsted Weight
Knitting Gauge: 4.5-5 sts=1” on #6-9 needles (4.0mm-5.5mm)
Crochet Gauge: 11-14 sc=4” on I-K hooks
Yards: 110
Grams: 50
Put Up: ball
Care: Machine Wash Gentle/Tumble Dry Low

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4.333333 out of 5 stars

Wool of the Andes Superwash

$3.69 50g / ball

Our classic worsted wool yarn meets easy-care machine washability! Wool of the Andes Superwash has the same sturdy yet soft feel that you know and love, now with even more versatility.
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4 out of 5 stars

I found that this yarn was amazing when it was steam blocked. I have recently resumed double knitting and consequently my stitches can be slightly uneven and require some 'tweaking' to even out. I went ahead and did that, but I still wasn't completely satisfied with how my gauge swatch was looking. Then I steam blocked the swatch. WOW!!! what a difference, all of the stitches evened up and all of the 'teenager' aspects (Lucy Neatby's euphamism) went away. If I want a worsted weight wool that's able to be washed, this is where I'll be coming again...

5 out of 5 stars

I LOVE this stuff!! I've done an adult sweater and 2 kids sweater with this and I'm so happy with the result. It softens up a ton after a wash and is super comfy :)

4 out of 5 stars

The greatness of WOTA but washable!