Fiber source: hand selected Clun Forest fleeces from Shepherds Knoll Farm, Phoenix, MD and Meadow Brook farm in Warrenton, VA.
Clun Forest: a breed from the Welsh border area of Britan, Clun Forest is a heritage breed in the US. Raised for meat, they also grow a high quality, Down type wool that has robust crimp and elasticity.
Yarn character: 3-ply, woolen spun. Great bounce and cushion in a round, balanced yarn. Good for garments, throws, accessories, etc! Good all around knitting yarn.
Fiber content/care: 100% Clun Forest wool. Pre-washed. Hand wash: low agitation, dry flat or can be dry cleaned
Yarn size: worsted weight, 12 wraps per inch
Skein size: approximately 185 yards/169 meters long and 3.8oz./107 grams
Suggested needles: 6-8 (US)
Gauge: 4.5 sts. per inch on size 7 (US)
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