We're rated 4.9/5.0 by our Customers
CALM: DK (50g) | McIntosh

CALM: DK (50g)

✅  Available
By clicking the checkout button, you hereby agree to and accept our terms and conditions.
Buy now
Hand-Dyed to Order
Free UK Delivery on orders over £50
60 Day No Quibble Returns
Secure Payment
The McIntosh Guarantee

McIntosh is a small hand-dyed wool company based in London.

Our story [link] is all about natural fibres, pure wools and well-being.

All our wools are hand-dyed to order.

Cast on some stitches and if not 100% happy use our 60 day no quibbles return guarantee.

Featured in major magazines [link] and trusted by discerning knitters around the globe.
CALM by McIntosh Logo

Cashmere and Luscious Merino

Spun with Z and S twists for more stitch definition.

80% Extra Fine Merino at only 16 microns,

spun together with 20% pure Cashmere.

It's the most delicious yarn product - we hope you agree.





 Double Knitting (DK)


4mm (USA size 6)


50g / 1.76 oz

LENGTH (approx)

150m / 164 yards

TENSION 10 cm / 4"

22 sts to 28 rows


  • Each cake is individually hand-dyed to order.
  • Semi-solid colour-ways to add visual texture to knitted garments.
  • Comes in McIntosh cotton bag.
  • Sew-on label with care instructions.
  • Yarn band is beautifully tactile with a biodegradable laminate.


McIntosh have exclusive rights to this fibre mix that is spun differently to most yarns available. Have a knit with it and you will see why we have chosen this spinning technique.

A note on colour: as yarn colours vary in different lighting conditions and electronic screens vary too, there may be a slight variation in the product colour. As all of our yarn is hand-dyed, each batch is as unique as you are.

Care instructions: hand wash in cool water and lay flat to dry. 

Returns: we want you to be thrilled with McIntosh. If not, we will refund or change your yarn within 60 days.  Simple.