This beautiful yarn is produced locally in Devon by John Arbon in their North Devon Mill and is produced from a blend of 3 local breeds of sheep – Exmoor Blueface, Devon Bluefaced Leicester and Devon Wensleydale yarns. This lovely yarn has a wonderful spring with a soft handle and maintains a lovely lustre and sheen when knitted up.
The colour palette is inspired by the 19th Century French tapestry artist, Jean Lurcat and there are 14 in the range and each are made of a blend of up to 5 fibre tops to create a rich blend of colour in every skein. we have all 14 in both DK ad 4ply.
Composition: 50% Exmoor Blueface 30% Devon Bluefaced Leicester 20% Devon Wensleydale
Weight: 4-ply 100g
Needle size: 2 – 3mm
Length: 388 metres
Care: hand wash at low temperatures with a mild detergent