Touch Yarns, Possum, Silk Merino Ultrafine 8 Ply


Organic Merino + Possum + Silk 
420m | DK / 8ply

Available in 5 subtle colours

A wonderfully soft double knit yarn made from a blend of organic merino wool, New Zealand possum fur and silk.  This yarn is a fine double knit, and a little goes a long way - each 100g skein has approximately 420m.  2-4 skeins will make an adult garment. 

Perfect for luxurious sweaters, shawls and accessories, choose from our range of DK knitting patterns.

Possum Fur - in New Zealand possums are an introduced species, they are a pest and one of the biggest threats to our native ecosystems.  Possums are culled in New Zealand for use in yarn and other products to help with the control of the population in the native bush. 

Weight: DK / 8ply (3ply construction)
Fibre: 60% Organic Merino / 30% Possum Fur / 10% Silk
Skein Size: 420m / 100g skein. 
Needle size: 3.75 - 4mm / US 5 - 6 
Gauge: 22sts and 30 rows in stst to make 10cm square on 4mm needles
Care: Hand wash, dry flat 

Samples: Select below to order a sample card with approx 4m of yarn.
While we have tried to represent the colours of our yarns as accurately as possible - each computer monitor may show the colours differently, therefore we cannot guarantee colour representation. 


Only 6 pieces in stock!



Orders over $150 will ship free to New Zealand and Australia

We aim to ship your order within one working day of payment being received.  NZ deliveries are normally delivered within a day or two of leaving the store, while international deliveries (over $9 in value) can be sent via NZ Post + Australia Post or DHL Express for a tracked timely delivery service. 

At times there may be circumstances beyond our control which will delay shipping.  

For full details, please refer to our shipping page. 



As a fabric order is a bespoke product, we are unable to offer a refund if you change your mind.  We encourage you to order a sample first if colour, texture and weight is important for your project.   

We will gladly take returns on any item that is faulty or damaged, please refer to our returns page for full information. 

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