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Trendsetter Yarns

Merino VIII (8-Ply)

Trendsetter Yarn's Merino VIII (8-Ply) is a super soft, 100% extrafine merino wool. It’s an all-purpose, superwash, worsted-weight yarn ideal for projects of all kinds, pleasing to both children and adults. The yarn’s softness comes from its fine quality merino, yet its firm twist gives stitches beautiful definition. It’s smooth and silky to the touch with a slight sheen and comes in a wide variety of colors.


  • Fiber Content: 100% extrafine merino wool, superwash/preshrunk
  • Weight Description: Worsted
  • Structure: S on S plied
  • Weight: 1.75oz/50g
  • Yardage: 98yd/90m
  • Knit Gauge: 18 sts = 4"
  • Recommended Needle Size: US size 8 [5mm]
  • Place of Origin: Italy
  • Care Instructions: Machine washable to 86°F