Shepherds Delight - 100% British Hand Spun Yarn
This yarn started life as natural British Blue Faced Leicester fibres which were dyed by hand by me in royal blues and bright reds. These fibres were then lovingly and painstakingly hand spun on a spinning wheel. It consists of 1 single which has been Navajo plied, resulting in a 3 ply yarn.
There is approx. 170.5 meters of yarn. Price works out to be just under 12p a meter!
With 16 WPI, this is a Fingering weight yarn. I would recommend 2.25mm - 2.75mm needles or a 2.25mm - 3mm hook for this yarn. Be sure to only hand wash in lukewarm water and dry flat. Do not scrub the yarn on wash in hot water - this will felt it! (Unless, you want that to happen of course :) )
The yarn is currently in a skein and will be sent to you in a ball. If you would rather have it sent to you as a skein just let me know in the 'Message to Seller' box at the order page :)
This yarn is ready to ship now! Although i could dye the fibres in similar colours again, due to the nature of this yarn being hand dyed AND hand spun means that it will be impossible to replicate the exact same colour and colour changes again. So you can be sure of owning a one of a kind, unique yarn!
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Please note, I own 3 cats and I do my best to keep my work pet hair free. However I cannot guarantee that items will be completely free of hair. All items are from a smoke free home.
[Postage and Packing]
I do my best to make sure items are packaged safely and securely when I post them. Please note, I reuse any packaging I feel is fit to use again, too much is thrown away! All items are sent Royal Mail 1st Class for UK orders and Royal Mail Air Mail for international Orders.
Shipping cost: £2.00
Shipping cost for each additional +1 of this item: £0.90
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Destination: United Kingdom
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Shipping cost for each additional +1 of this item: £0.60