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paksu Pirkka wool yarn Nm 3.5/2, 50 g

6.90
Available delivery methods: Shipping into the European Union, Shipping into the Other Countries, Pick up from Shop Verkavilla, Vuolteentori 2, Tampere, Posti Postipaketti SmartShip, Posti Kotiinkuljetus, Nouto Taito Shop Tampere, Pikkupaketti / kirje, kuvastot / lankakartat (only in Finland)

The high-quality heavier weight Pirkka yarn (Pirkka yarn is available in two weight options) delights even the most demanding crafters with its multitude of colors. Pirkka yarn is made of 100% wool. Garments knitted using Pirkka are stylish and durable. Our heavier weight yarn is recommended for hand knitting, knitting machines suitable for thicker yarn, weaving, and felting. The most suitable knitting needles size for the yarn is 3½ – 4 in metric sizes (8-9 UK, 4-6 US).  The knitting needles size 3½-4 is good for knitting sweaters, but we recommend 2½-3 metric size knitting needles for mittens, for example. 

Fingering weight Pirkka yarn is also available and both yarn weights have the same color options available. 

Pirkka yarn is a significant part of Finnish yarn history 

We at Taito Pirkanmaa have been producing our handicraft yarns since the 1960s. The initial product development was helped by the fact that in the arts and crafts city of Tampere, almost every block had either a yarn dyeing plant or a spinning mill. 

Taito Pirkanmaa's flagship product, Pirkka 100% wool yarn, entered the market on a large scale in the early 1970s. Ensuring the high-quality of the yarn are decades of product development work, and the extensive color selection is sure to suit every taste. 

The high quality of Pirkka yarn is based on our own wool blend. The yarn is made in a spinning mill in Norway using Norwegian wool. The amount of further processing in Finland is extensive, more than half of the entire production chain. 

Pirkka yarns are dyed in Hämeenkyrö, in the coloring pots of our long-term partner PMK Värjäämö Oy. The colors used in the dyes meet EU standards, and the process is conducted in accordance with the environmental guidelines issued by the Environmental Agency. 

The quality of Pirkka yarns is also attained by individually checking yarn batches, spooling, and labeling at Taito Pirkanmaa. 

Pirkka yarns are durable, recyclable and the dyeing process does not burden nature. The processing of the yarns is done locally, and transport is kept to a minimum. 

Taito Pirkanmaa's Pirkka wool yarns have wonderful shades that are easy to combine. The yarn is suitable for a wide range of textures, such as multicolored stranded knits and knitting designs featuring braids. 

HEAVIER WEIGHT PIRKKA YARN 

Paksu Pirkka is best suited for hand knitting, knitting machines for thicker yarn, weaving, and felting. 

  • tex 285 x 2, Nm 3.5/2 50 g = 85 m 
  • Density: 21 sts x 29 rows = 10 cm 
  • Soft 100% wool yarn 
  • There are more than 80 colors in the Pirkka yarn color range
  • You can buy Paksu Pirkka in two different skein sizes: 100 g and 50 g ball

Color card

 

Product variations
Valkoinen 100
Pirkka-lanka: Valkoinen 100
6.90 €
Luonnonvalkoinen 101
Pirkka-lanka: Luonnonvalkoinen 101
6.90 €
Pioni 1951
Pirkka-lanka: Pioni 1951
6.90 €
Hyasintti 203
Pirkka-lanka: Hyasintti 203
6.90 €
Karkki 3581
Pirkka-lanka: Karkki 3581
6.90 €
Maloppi 3642
Pirkka-lanka: Maloppi 3642
6.90 €
Villiruusu 3641
Pirkka-lanka: Villiruusu 3641
6.90 €
Ruusu 3582
Pirkka-lanka: Ruusu 3582
6.90 €
Syklaami 204
Pirkka-lanka: Syklaami 204
6.90 €
Kanerva 326
Pirkka-lanka: Kanerva 326
6.90 €
Luumu 305
Pirkka-lanka: Luumu 305
6.90 €
Punajuuri 544
Pirkka-lanka: Punajuuri 544
6.90 €
Viininpunainen 317
Pirkka-lanka: Viininpunainen 317
6.90 €
Vadelma 205
Pirkka-lanka: Vadelma 205
6.90 €
Kirsikka 226
Pirkka-lanka: Kirsikka 226
6.90 €
Joulu 116
Pirkka-lanka: Joulu 116
6.90 €
Tomaatti 216
Pirkka-lanka: Tomaatti 216
6.90 €
Tuli 105
Pirkka-lanka: Tuli 105
6.90 €
Terra 315
Pirkka-lanka: Terra 315
6.90 €
Ruoste 314
Pirkka-lanka: Ruoste 314
6.90 €
Vilja 209
Pirkka-lanka: Vilja 209
6.90 €
Curry 222
Pirkka-lanka: Curry 222
6.90 €
Hunaja 109
Pirkka-lanka: Hunaja 109
6.90 €
Banaani 1291
Pirkka-lanka: Banaani 1291
6.90 €
Hilla 110
Pirkka-lanka: Hilla 110
6.90 €
Porkkana 135
Pirkka-lanka: Porkkana 135
6.90 €
Leijona 235
Pirkka-lanka: Leijona 235
6.90 €
Kettu 335
Pirkka-lanka: Kettu 335
6.90 €
Tiili 435
Pirkka-lanka: Tiili 435
6.90 €
Toffee 1032
Pirkka-lanka: Toffee 1032
6.90 €
Orava 202
Pirkka-lanka: Orava 202
6.90 €
Suklaa 318
Pirkka-lanka: Suklaa 318
6.90 €
Taateli 319
Pirkka-lanka: Taateli 319
6.90 €
Kahvi 208
Pirkka-lanka: Kahvi 208
6.90 €
Pippuri 325
Pirkka-lanka: Pippuri 325
6.90 €
Musta 119
Pirkka-lanka: Musta 119
6.90 €
Grafiitti 501
Pirkka-lanka: Grafiitti 501
6.90 €
Tuhka 401
Pirkka-lanka: Tuhka 401
6.90 €
Graniitti 322
Pirkka-lanka: Graniitti 322
6.90 €
Laasti 200
Pirkka-lanka: Laasti 200
6.90 €
Jade 213
Pirkka-lanka: Jade 213
6.90 €
Basilika 111
Pirkka-lanka: Basilika 111
6.90 €
Viidakko 308
Pirkka-lanka: Viidakko 308
6.90 €
Mänty 309
Pirkka-lanka: Mänty 309
6.90 €
Kuusi 310
Pirkka-lanka: Kuusi 310
6.90 €
Suopursu 3734
Pirkka-lanka: Suopursu 3734
6.90 €
Sammal 3732
Pirkka-lanka: Sammal 3732
6.90 €
Smaragdi 3622
Pirkka-lanka: Smaragdi 3622
6.90 €
Ruoho 3613
Pirkka-lanka: Ruoho 3613
6.90 €
Koivu 3611
Pirkka-lanka: Koivu 3611
6.90 €
Oras 260
Pirkka-lanka: Oras 260
6.90 €
Omena 160
Pirkka-lanka: Omena 160
6.90 €
Laakeri 312
Pirkka-lanka: Laakeri 312
6.90 €
Jugend 311
Pirkka-lanka: Jugend 311
6.90 €
Merilevä 547
Pirkka-lanka: Merilevä 547
6.90 €
Naava 210
Pirkka-lanka: Naava 210
6.90 €
Helmi 201
Pirkka-lanka: Helmi 201
6.90 €
Kelo 321
Pirkka-lanka: Kelo 321
6.90 €
Hiiri 327
Pirkka-lanka: Hiiri 327
6.90 €
Myyrä 329
Pirkka-lanka: Myyrä 329
6.90 €
Teräs 320
Pirkka-lanka: Teräs 320
6.90 €
Usva 212
Pirkka-lanka: Usva 212
6.90 €
Taivas 1252
Pirkka-lanka: Taivas 1252
6.90 €
Lemmikki 115
Pirkka-lanka: Lemmikki 115
6.90 €
Kuningas 207
Pirkka-lanka: Kuningas 207
6.90 €
Mustikka 306
Pirkka-lanka: Mustikka 306
6.90 €
Yö 221
Pirkka-lanka: Yö 221
6.90 €
Muste 543
Pirkka-lanka: Muste 543
6.90 €
Variksenmarja 304
Pirkka-lanka: Variksenmarja 304
6.90 €
Orvokki 301
Pirkka-lanka: Orvokki 301
6.90 €
Ametisti 3542
Pirkka-lanka: Ametisti 3542
6.90 €
Laventeli 220
Pirkka-lanka: Laventeli 220
6.90 €
Kissankello 223
Pirkka-lanka: Kissankello 223
6.90 €
Sinivuokko 355
Pirkka-lanka: Sinivuokko 355
6.90 €
Farkku 328
Pirkka-lanka: Farkku 328
6.90 €
Jää 112
Pirkka-lanka: Jää 112
6.90 €
Hopeakuusi 414
Pirkka-lanka: Hopeakuusi 414
6.90 €
Petroli 224
Pirkka-lanka: Petroli 224
6.90 €
Tumma petroli 3705
Pirkka-lanka: Tumma petroli 3705
6.90 €
Turkoosi 330
Pirkka-lanka: Turkoosi 330
6.90 €
Meri 214
Pirkka-lanka: Meri 214
6.90 €
Antiikki 307
Pirkka-lanka: Antiikki 307
6.90 €
Kaunokki 324
Pirkka-lanka: Kaunokki 324
6.90 €

Accessories

Product Note Status Price
Colour card Pirkka yarn printed Colour card Pirkka yarn printed
(lankakartta_vaihtoehdot: tulostettu)
0.10 €
Roosa nauha wool yarn Roosa nauha wool yarn
6.50 €
paksu Pirkka yarn 100 g snow white paksu Pirkka yarn 100 g snow white
(Pirkka-lanka: Valkoinen 100)
10.90 €
1 kg = 109.00 €
paksu Pirkka wool yarn, 100 g paksu Pirkka wool yarn, 100 g
10.90 €
1 kg = 109.00 €
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