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Tarma Aran

We’re super excited to show you a new yarn we’ve been working on, Tarma Aran! 

Hand dyed in 14 rich semi solid shades, this yarn is perfect for cosy sweaters and accessories.  The palette has been specially designed to work well for colourwork and the semi solid shades would also look great knitted in squishy cable patterns. 

Made of a mix of Peruvian Highland Wool and Alpaca, Tarma Aran also benefits the Mirasol school, with a percentage of each sale going to help educate the local children near where the yarn is spun. 

Tarma Aran knits up as a slightly thicker Aran weight, on 5.5mm needles you can expect a tension of 16 sts and 22 rows to 10cm after blocking. 

 

Yarn details

60% Peruvian Highland Wool, 40% Superfine Alpaca

65 metres (75 yards) per 50g skein

5.5mm (US 9) needle

17 sts and 22 rows to 10cm (4”) before washing

16 sts and 22 rows to 10cm (4”) after washing

Both over stocking stitch using 5.5mm needles

Hand wash separately in cool water and dry flat

Every skein is unique, please alternate skeins

Products

Tarma Aran 201 Silver
Tarma Aran 202 Everglade
Tarma Aran 203 Moss
Tarma Aran 204 Golden
Tarma Aran 205 Mustard
Tarma Aran 206 Saffron
Tarma Aran 207 Burnt Plum
Tarma Aran 208 Charcoal
Tarma Aran 209 Smoke
Tarma Aran 210 Denim
Tarma Aran 211 Sea Green
Tarma Aran 212 Teal
Tarma Aran 213 Petrol
Tarma Aran 214 Rose
Tarma Aran 215 Midnight Purple
Tarma Aran 216 Heather
Tarma Aran 217 Red
Tarma Aran 218 Velvet