Chalk Hill Blue - Hand Dyed Sock Yarn

New product

  • 100g skein of sock weight yarn from the wool of our friend Prudence's Shropshire sheep, based near Stroud, Gloucestershire
  • Colourway 'Chalk Hill Blue' is inspired by the Chalk Hill Blue butterfly which can be found on the Wiltshire downland
  • The yarn is spun by the Natural Fibre Company in Launceston, Cornwall
  • Shropshire sheep are a traditional breed, a handsome black-faced sheep which is often used to graze in orchards, since the sheep won't attack the bark of the trees. Their wool is springy and hard-wearing, but still soft.
  • The yarn is dyed by hand, using acid dyes, which are non-toxic
  • Recommended needle size is 2.75mm - 3.25mm, each skein contains c.249m of yarn

£ 15.00

This product is no longer in stock
 
Info Sheet
Weight 100g
Length c.249 m
Materials 100% Shropshire wool
Yarn Weight Sock yarn
Recommended Needle Size 2.75-3.25 mm
Suggested Uses This will make excellent, hard wearing socks

Write a review

Chalk Hill Blue - Hand Dyed Sock Yarn
  • 100g skein of sock weight yarn from the wool of our friend Prudence's Shropshire sheep, based near Stroud, Gloucestershire
  • Colourway 'Chalk Hill Blue' is inspired by the Chalk Hill Blue butterfly which can be found on the Wiltshire downland
  • The yarn is spun by the Natural Fibre Company in Launceston, Cornwall
  • Shropshire sheep are a traditional breed, a handsome black-faced sheep which is often used to graze in orchards, since the sheep won't attack the bark of the trees. Their wool is springy and hard-wearing, but still soft.
  • The yarn is dyed by hand, using acid dyes, which are non-toxic
  • Recommended needle size is 2.75mm - 3.25mm, each skein contains c.249m of yarn

Write a review

3 other products in the same category:

QR code

Menu

Top