A medium-soft yarn that is strong and hard-wearing. It can be used to knit outwear and accessories and has great definition for textured knitting patterns and cables.
This yarn is 100% ryeland wool from sheep that graze on the National park at Walkhampton. It has been wollen spun to make a bouncy, medium soft yarn that is good for outer garments and accessories such as hats, mittens and gloves. For most people, it is not usually suitable for wearing close to the more sensitive parts of our skin.
Knitted up Ryeland wool it gives good stitch definition, so works well with cables and textured patterns.
c.50g (1.75oz) balls approximately 110 meters (119 yards) long.
A heavier 4ply consistent with US sport weight in thickness.