Rakuda from ITO is a luxurious light fingering weight blend of 70% wool and 30% camel. This blend gives the yarn an irresistible softenss and great elasticity, filling out nicely after the first wash. Because of its elasticity, we recommend you wash your gauge swatch before measuring it. Gorgeous to the touch and to work with, Rakuda has a generous 212 meter yardage and will create beautiful garments with exceptional lightweight warmth.
ITO yarns are dyed by small independent family dyers in Japan.
Fibre: 70% Wool | 30% Camel
Weight: 40 grams
Thickness: Light Fingering weight
Length: 212 meters | 231 yards
Gauge: 26 stitches = 10cm | 4 inches
Needle size: 2.5 – 3.75mm | 1.5 – 5 US
Care: Hand wash cold, lay flat to dry.
When purchasing Rakuda from ITO we recommend you purchase enough yarn for your project in order to ensure consistency. We strive to photograph our products as accurately as possible, however colours may vary. Please note that this listing is for one skein of yarn and that images of multiple skeins are included for accurate representations of colour.