Wisdom Allegro Sock Yarn
Have problems with wool, but love to knit socks? Now there's a wool free sock yarn, Wisdom Allegro yarn! This self-patterning sock yarn works up in to a Fair Isle pattern with out the need to change colors. It is in a machine washable, easy care blend. Allegro is an acrylic based fiber plied with a strand of strenthening PBT which helps make socks last. It feels great to the touch and the colors of this yarn are rich and vibrant.
Note: One skein makes on PAIR of socks (average size).
|Wisdom Stanza Yarn|
|Fiber Content||93% Acrylic, 7% PBT (see below)|
|Yarn Weight||100 gram skein|
|Yardage/Ball||approx. 470 yards|
|Needle Size||6.75-8 sts per inch on US 1-3 needles, sock weight|
|Crochet Hook||5.25-8 on B/1-E/4 crochet hooks|
|Care||Machine wash warm, lay flat to dry|
What is PBT?
As a member of the polyester family, Polybutylene Terepthalate (PBT) is a multi-filament yarn designed for applications that require excellent stretch and recovery properties for fibers that fit.