chunky handspun shetland
chunky handspun shetland A sumptous chunky natural range handspun from Shetland fleece. Colours and thickness may vary due to the nature of this yarn. Circa 100gms skein
cotton mercerised 2/16ne
£0.07 - £35.00
cotton mercerised 2/16ne 13,540 m/kg /6,720 yds/lb 24 wpcm / 60 wpi 25gms - 320m 100gms - 1,275m The resultant count is 8ne but if you are using metric count it will be 13.5nm 100% extra long staple gassed combed mercerised Egyptian cotton yarn OEKO certificated A soft, lustrous, mercerised cotton in a broad range of colours, and used by Anne Dixon in the Handweaver’s Pattern Book. For anyone want…
cotton mercerised 2/3ne
£3.75 - £20.50
cotton mercerised 2/3ne 2,540 m/kg / 1,260 yds/lb 8wpc / 22wpi 25gms - 60m 100gms - 225m The resultant count is 1.5ne but if you are using metric count it will be 2.5nm This chunky perle yarn is smoothly spun with quite a tight twist and a good lustre.
cotton mercerised 3x2/16ne
£4.00 - £40.00
cotton mercerised 3x2/16ne 4,400 m/kg / 2,180 yds/lb 12 wpc / 30 wpi 25gms - 105m 100gms - 440m The resultant count is 2.6ne but if you are using metric count it will be 4.4nm 100% extra long staple gassed combed mercerised Egyptian cotton yarn OEKO certificated Used by Anne Dixon in the Handweaver’s Pattern Book, this is a soft, lustrous, mercerised cotton, which is three times as thick as our 2/…
cotton unmercerised organic 2/16ne
cotton unmercerised organic 2/16ne 13,540 m/kg / 6,720 yds/lb 22wpc / 60wpi mini cones 100gms - 1,350m The resultant count is 8ne but if you are using metric count is will be 13.5nm A very high quality unmercerised cotton, certified organic according to the GOTS standard (Global Organic Textile Standard)
donegal 3.8/1nm 3,800 m/kg / 1,880 yds/lb 8 wpcm / 20 wpi 170 m (approx 50 gm) The metric resultant count is 3.8nm. A soft, thick tweedy merino yarn (non mulesed) with coloured nepps. The nepps cause variations in thickness so we sell the smaller quantities by length to make it easier for you to calculate more accurately the amount you need.
jaggerspun merino 2/18wc
£5.25 - £15.50
jaggerspun merino 2/18wc 10,160 m/kg / 5,040 yds/lb 14 wpc / 34 wpi 25gms - 220m 100gms - 940m The resultant count is 9 wc. For the metric count system the resultant count would be 10nm. Made from superfine Australian merino, this is one of the highest quality merino yarns available. Not to be confused with “superwash”, it will full easily and is perfect for felting effects. If you don’t want felt…
jaggerspun zephyr wool/silk 2/18wc
£5.85 - £77.00
jaggerspun zephyr wool/silk 2/18wc 10,160 m/kg / 5,040 yds/lb 12 wpc / 32 wpi 25gms - 220m 100gms - 940m The resultant count is 9 wc. For the metric count system the resultant count would be 10nm. A luxurious yarn made from 50% fine merino, 50% tussah silk. Because wool and silk accept the dye slightly differently, the yarn has a softly tweedy or marled effect. Due to the silk component, it will s…
lambswool - felting 30/2nm
£3.85 - £9.75
lambswool - felting 30/2nm 15,000 m/kg / 7,440 yds/lb 19 wpc / 48 wpi 25gms - 320m 100gms - 1,375m The metric resultant count is 15nm. Not quite as soft as the superwash merino, this lambswool will full easily and can be felted if you want - use a hot wash and some friction.
£4.00 - £10.50
lambswool 2/17nm lambswool 2/17nm 8,500m/kg / 4,210yds/lb 11wpcm / 32wpi 25gms - 180m 100gms - 800m The metric resultant count is 8.5nm. A high quality yarn spun in the UK. Weavers may use it for warp or weft. The yarn is oiled so when washed it will fill out and soften - see shelf-edge samples when visiting. It is also great for knitting, felting or dyeing. Tips; When machine knitting, the manufa…
lambswool supersoft 11.5/2nm
£0.05 - £15.00
lambswool supersoft 11.5/2nm 100% pure new wool A versitile yarn suitable for many end uses 5,750m/kg/2,850yds/lb 11 wpcm/28 wpi 260m - approx. 50gms The metric resultant count is 5.75nm
£4.00 - £10.50
linen 24lea 14,000 m/kg / 7,000 yds/lb 26wpcm / 66wpi 25gms - 320m 100gms - 1350m This fine repeatable linen is a regular plied yarn. A thicker version, which is four strands of this yarn twisted together, is available in the same colour range. The resultant count of this yarn is 24 lea. The equivalent metric resultant count would be 14.5nm.