This Premium Super Socks blend combines soft super-wash wool, and nylon (70/30) for a super soft yet very durable, machine washable blend perfect for socks! Lustrous, lofty, dyes beautifully! This is one of the new Premium blends we are offering that will absolutely blow you away with the softness and magical way this... Read More
Merino is such a nice fiber but the nylon gives it some much needed strength.
This is my second order of this lovely fiber. It makes a durable sock yarn if spun and plied with a lot of twist. I have washed the pairs that I knit from it several times and have had no problems with shrinkage or pilling. I also blend it 50/50 with alpaca and make my guy boot socks. He works outside all winter and needs the alpaca for extra warmth.
I plan to dye this and spin for socks. It’s very soft.