Waikiwi and Karamea are spun and dyed at the Naturally mill in New Zealand and feature the unique composition of Merino Wool, Alpaca and Possum. The Possum Fibre lends a unique softness and creates a subtle halo effect once washed. Perfect for sensitive skin types and oh so warm for our northern climate!
Karamea is a Double Knitting (DK) weight yarn blend of 75% Merino 15% Alpaca 10% Possum.
Karamea is put up in 50 gram balls with 104m/114yards and works to a Gauge of 22 stitches x 30 rows.
The colour palette focuses on classic shades for accessories and garments with good stitch definition and drape.
Waikiwi is a finer 4 Ply Fingering Sock Yarn with the addition of Nylon to make it hard wearing and machine washable, perfect for gloves, socks and babies.
55% NZ Merino, 20% Nylon, 15% Alpaca, 10% Possum put up in a 50g ball with 181m/198yards.
The colours for Waikiwi include 7 solids and 5 Prints.
With full pattern support from Naturally of New Zealand plus our own assortment of DK and 4Ply patterns, you are sure to enjoy knitting and crocheting with our newest arrivals.
Stix & Stones also carries Naturally Buttons and Naturally Classic DK - both baby and children friendly, machine washable wools in a delightful range of colours in these popular Double Knitting weights of yarn.
Buttons is a DK weight with subtle tweed effect colours popular with young children and great for textured stitches.
Don't think these bright, delightful colours are for the wee ones only, many adults choose Buttons for it's vibrant colours.
Stix and Stones has a free baby sweater and hat pattern available in-store with the purchase of Naturally Buttons.
Classic DK by Naturally is our version of "Baby Yarn" in a soft to the skin, practical care pure Wool at a great price point.
Naturally Classic DK is stocked in 6 classic pastel shades and is put up in a 50g ball with 151 yards.
Stix & Stones delivers worldwide using Canada Post and we are happy to process your phone order at 705-223-8245.
Take care and Happy Knitting!
Stix & Stones.