Baby Merino - Drops
Drops Baby Merino is spun from extra fine merino wool fibers from free-range animals in South America. A super soft and itch-free wool yarn, it is perfectly suited for delicate baby skin. The yarn is also superwash treated which makes it machine washable and ideal for daily use.
Baby Merino is spun from multiple thin strands, which gives the yarn extra elasticity. It's this special construction that makes it extra important to treat the garment right: make sure that you knit with the correct tension and rather use a tight tension than loose. Don't wash your garment too warm, never leave it to soak and let the garment dry flat.
The yarn is cable spun, which means the stitches will be clearly defined, and the result achieved will be neat and even.
Composition : 100% wool
Weight/yardage: 50g / 175m
Recommended needle size: 3 mm
Gauge: 24 sts x 32 rows = 10 cm
Here's what to knit with Baby Merino yarn from Drops Design 👇
SUGGESTION #1 - Can't go past the Maile Sweater baby cardigan by Nikki Van De Car available for FREE and IN ENGLISH on Ravelry in size 3 months!
SUGGESTION #2 - For lovers of jacquard patterns, the Marieke (Little) sweater by Anna Dervout, available in English on Ravelry in sizes 6 months; (1 - 2 ) 4 - 6 - 8- 10 years!
To knit this jacquard sweater for baby or child, you will need Drops Baby Merino in the following colors and quantities:
- MC (main color): 2 (2, 3) 4, 4, 4, 5 balls of Drops Baby Merino
- CC1 (small dots): 1 ball of Drops Baby Merino for all sizes.
- CC2 : (bottom leaves) : 1 ball of Drops Baby Merino for all sizes.
- CC3 : (top leaves) : 1 ball of Drops Baby Merino for all sizes.
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SUGGESTION #3 - Isabelle Kraemer's Paulie cardigan, another pattern available for FREE and IN ENGLISH on Ravelry in the following sizes: XS, S, M, L
To knit it, you will need Drops Baby Merino yarn in the following colors and quantities:
- Main color: 5 (8, 8, 10) balls of Drops Baby Merino
- Contrast color: 3 balls of Drops Baby Merino
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SUGGESTION #4 - The pretty Heart on Fire camisole available for free on Ravelry.com in the following sizes XS - S - M - L - XL - XXL
To knit the Heart On Fire pattern, you need Baby Merino Drops yarn between 3 to 4 balls of yarn in the color of your choice.
I am making a simple hat and is has a beautiful hand.
Great yarn, great store, great customer service. I love it all. Finally great yarns in the area. Keep it going please
I’ve only begun my sweater, but so, I really like this yarn. The order I g process was easy and delivery fast.
The salesperson was very knowledgeable about the yarns. I only wish there had been other colours to choose from. I was hoping for a variegated yarn in pastel shades or something not so dark. But, all in all I love the yarn and the blanket is coming along nicely.