Hand Spun Art Yarn Core Spun Yarn Spiral Plied in Bright Colours with Wool Locks 80yds

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Made in Lanark, United Kingdom

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This is a skein of art yarn which I spun on my Ashford E Spinner.

I carded a batt from merino and corriedale wools in a random mix of bright colours. I also included soysilk, sari silk threads, bamboo and firestar.
I core spun it first of all, adding mixed wool locks and hand dyed silk hankies as I was spinning, then spiral plied it with cotton. A very time consuming process, but the result is definitelty worth it!

WPI : 6= Bulky weight ( I'd suggest needle size 5.5mm-8mm)
Length : approx. 80yds/ 73m
Weight : approx. 113g/ 3.98oz

I can imagine this yarn either knitted/crocheted up into a cowl, or used as a contrast with a plainer yarn. Lots of possibilites!

Hand wash whatever you make from this as it will felt.

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