ROAN: having a coat of a main color thickly interspersed with hairs of another color, typically bay, chestnut, or black mixed with white.
3 PLY DK | 230 YARDS / 100 G | 60% AMERICAN SUPERWASH MERINO / 40% DOMESTIC NON SUPERWASH MERINO | LOCALLY MILL SPUN, HAND DYED IN YORK, PA
Custom spun, at out local family owned fiber mill, and dyed in house at our studio, ROAN DK is an unprecedented blend of American Superwash Merino (White) and Domestic Non Superwash Merino (Brown/Black). The precise percentage of the fiber blend creates a yarn with the best qualities and traits of both fiber types, and none of the worst. It will not grow overtime once blocked, it is suitable for next to skin wear, while still offering the grip for colorwork and steeking, it is a plump 3 ply that is excellent for cable knitting, it takes color like a dream, and it is a non pilling yarn with the proper care.
PRIMROSE YARN CO.
We are an artisan hand dyed yarn and fiber company, specializing in the production of American wool goods and unique fiber blends. Over half of the product lines we carry are milled locally, by a family owned fiber mill, located 8 miles from our studio door. Follow us on Instagram: @primroseyarnco, and be sure to subscribe to our newsletter.