Lyonesse (DK)

Lyonesse (DK)

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We will not be stocking this yarn in future, so it is now on clearance sale. RRP £7.20 per 50g ball.

Composition

50% Falkland Island Corriedale/Merino wool, 50% Linen

Spun and dyed in Cornwall

Available in

50g balls (approximate length 110m/119yds)

Tension

10cm/4in square: 20 stitches and 25 rows on 4mm/US-6 needles

Care

Hand wash at low temperature. Cool iron. Do not bleach or tumble dry

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Blacker Yarns is a brand of The Natural Fibre Company, a specialist wool mill at Launceston on the Devon-Cornwall border. 

Named after the mythical sunken land of Lyonesse, lost under the waves millennia ago off the far west of Cornwall, this special blend of natural linen and soft white Falkland Island Corriedale/Merino wool is worsted spun for a soft, smooth finish. The wool adds some presence and memory to the yarn, while the linen contributes crispness and strength. The combination creates a light yarn with good stitch definition, which will retain its block wonderfully.

Ideal for summer cardigans, tunics, cowls and shawls. 

We will not be stocking this yarn in future, so it is now on clearance sale. RRP £7.20 per 50g ball. Available in these colours:

Photos courtesy of Blacker Yarns