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Named for long and wild tufts of grass, our Tussock collection is like tousled bundles of pure joy! Spun and dyed in Japan, Tussock is 60% super fine kid mohair and 40% silk, a beautiful blend for absorbing color and reflecting tones. Choose from 35 gorgeous colors, all inspired by nature’s fruitfulness and fecundity: juicy, ripe berries and mimosas in bloom, lapping waters and zippy wildflowers. Tussock is technically a fine laceweight, but it has so much body and bloom that we prefer to use it as a fingering weight on US 3-6 needles. And gorgeous as a single strand, this feather-light fiber also plays beautifully in pairs or even trios for your own invention of a watercolor-y marle, or try it alongside other yarns, for plumping up a companion or for adding an unexpected touch. Be happy to know that the mohair in Tussock, which comes from South Africa, meets the Responsible Mohair Standard, a rigorous certification that recognizes a progressive approach to managing land and a commitment to treating goats ethically and responsibly. 

Product Details

  • Content

    60% super fine kid mohair and 40% silk

  • Weight

    25 grams (0.88 ounces)

  • Length

    328 yards (300 meters)

  • Gauge

    6-7 stitches per inch, fingering weight

  • Suggested Knitting Needle

    US 3-6 (3.25mm-4.00mm)

  • Suggested Crochet Hook

    D-G (3.25mm-4.25mm)

  • Recommended Care

    Hand wash cold, lay flat to dry

  • More Info

    Made in Japan, Responsible Mohair Standard Certified