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  • WYS Fleece Bluefaced Leicester DK Yarn

    Color
    1036 Berry
    1035 Bramble
    1041 Ravine
    1040 Brook
    1039 Forest
    1038 Fellside
    1037 Umber
    1034 Fossil
    Naturals 001 Ecru
    Naturals 002 Light brown
    A soft and silky DK made with 100% Bluefaced Leicester in a range of evocative, natural, undyed shades, as well as beautiful rich tonal hues, each of which depict the depth and captivating colours of the countryside that surround us here in the heart of Yorkshire. The excellent stitch definition and high-quality nature of this wool can be displayed across all styles of knitting from intricate cables and colourwork to simple lace and stocking stitch. This DK yarn really is one of the finest in Britain – wool at its purest and a superb example of the incredible quality of British fleece. Show off its lustrous finish and beautiful drape on sweaters, shawls and more.
    • Fiber: 100% British Wool
    • Weight: DK, 100g
    • Yards:225m (245yd)
    • Gauge:22 Stitches /28 Rows
    • Recommended needle: 4mm (US6)
    • Care: Hand wash at 30°. Do not spin. Dry flat.

    About WYS:

    From carding and combing to spinning and dyeing, the majority of our processes are carried out within a 20-mile radius of our in-house facilities in Keighley, Yorkshire. This substantially reduces our carbon footprint and guarantees our customers can craft with a clean conscience. West Yorkshire Spinners is also proud to work with Falkland Islands farmers and sustainable businesses, such as Jamieson & Smith to source the fibres for our wool collections.

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    Pickup available at Apricot Yarn & Supply*

    2690 Historic Decatur Rd., #101 
    San Diego, California, USA 92106
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    *Usually ready same day if ordered at least 1 hour before close.

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    Monday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm
    Sunday, 11am - 5pm