Istex Álafosslopi (formerly “Lopi”) is a bulky yarn spun from 100% Icelandic sheep’s wool. Perfect for creating garments that breathe and are warm but lightweight, airy, insulating, and water-repellent. Knit up long-lasting, durable sweaters, coats, Winter accessories, slippers, and home decor. Also great for felting. Hand wash and dry flat.
100% new wool. 100 g (3.5 oz.) approx. 100 m. (109 yd.).
Gauge: 13 sts to 10 cm(4") over St st using size 6-6½ mm (Old UK 4-3) (US 10-10).
For warm winter garments that breathe Álafoss Lopi is the right yarn.
Clothes knitted from Álafoss Lopi are cosy and lightweight.