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.
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.