Pacific® Chunky is a brilliant superwash merino and acrylic blend that knits like a dream! This chunky version in our Pacific® yarn line is designed with all your chunky projects AND machine washable projects in mind. It's a yarn that works for children's wear too! With a vast range of wonderful colors, Pacific® Chunky is as vibrant and varied as ever, with some neutrals and pastels thrown in for good measure.
60% Acrylic / 40% Superwash Merino Wool
Weight: 100 g / 3.5 oz.
Approx: 120 yds / 110 m
Knitting Needle Size: US 10 - 11 / 6.0 - 8.0 mm
Knitting Gauge: 12 - 14 sts = 4" (10 cm)
* Suggested gauge only. Yarn weight is based on Craft Yarn Council guidelines.
Machine Wash Warm. Tumble Dry Low. Store your masterpiece carefully; it may one day be a timeless family heirloom.
I am using this yarn to teach knitting to 10 and 11 year olds. It's working really well. Its easy for them to see, the variegation hides little mistakes and it knits up fast enough for them to see progress quickly.