Search

Masham DK (DISCONTINUED)

British Superwash Wool

Weight: DK
Texture: 2 plies
Fiber: Masham Superwash Wool (100%)
Needles: 4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 22 sts / 10cm (4") and 28 rows
Balls: 50g; 105m (115 yds)
Care: Machine wash (40C)
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

Suggested substitutes

DK (94% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.95 balls of this.
© YarnSub
Belgrano DK (93% match)
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 225m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.47 balls of this.
Toft DK Wool (93% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 225m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.47 balls of this.
Ulysses DK (93% match)
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 225m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.47 balls of this.
Dovestone DK (93% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Blue Faced Leicester Wool (50%), Masham Wool (25%) and Wensleydale Wool (25%)
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 230m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.46 balls of this.
Gotlandsk Pelsuld (93% match)
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Gotland Wool (100%)
Good news!
The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 270m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.39 balls of this.
British Naturals DK (93% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (Coarse feel) (100%)
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 102m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.03 balls of this.
© Woolyknit
Semilla (90% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.66 balls of this.
Groundwork DK 8-ply (89% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 200g / 420m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.25 balls of this.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 209m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Loyal 8-ply/DK (89% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 105m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
8-ply Superwash (89% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 210m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Trenzado (89% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (100%)
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.05 balls of this.
Ramsdale (89% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Masham Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is single ply rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 112m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Hebridean 3-ply (89% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 101m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Creative DK (89% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 101m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Natural Lanolin Wool (89% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.05 balls of this.
Sami (89% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is single ply rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.53 balls of this.
Colonial 8-ply (89% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is crepe / cable-plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 200g / 400m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.26 balls of this.
© Bendigo Woollen Mills
Rustic 8-ply (89% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 200g / 399m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.26 balls of this.
© Bendigo Woollen Mills
Belle 8-ply Superwash (89% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 200g / 434m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.24 balls of this.
Unique Yorkshire (89% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is single ply rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 112m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
© Hobbycraft
The following suggestions are not very close matches, but might work in some projects. We've tried our best to match gauge and behavior.
Gallipoli (88% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 220m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
Soft Wool (88% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.95 balls of this.
Luxury 8-ply (88% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 200g / 400m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.26 balls of this.
© Bendigo Woollen Mills
Smart (88% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 99m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.06 balls of this.
DK Classics (88% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 96m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
© Woolyknit
Blue Faced Leicester DK (88% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Blue Faced Leicester Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 102m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.03 balls of this.
Merino Blend DK (88% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 112m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Country 8-ply (88% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 97m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.08 balls of this.
British Blue 100 (88% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Blue Faced Leicester Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 220m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
Classic Wool DK Superwash (88% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 114m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.92 balls of this.
Mulberry Merino (88% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (80%) and Mulberry Silk (20%)
Information
This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 226m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.46 balls of this.
Cosy Wool (88% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 187m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.56 balls of this.
KlompeLompe Merinoull (88% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 105m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.