British Breeds is made from four different British sheep breads: Bluefaced Leicester, Exmoor Horn, Wensleydale and Zwartbles. The wool fobre from each breed adds a certain characteristic to the yarn...
Bluefaced Leicester adds beautiful softness, Exmoor Horn adds the softness too but this sheep produces a white fleece therefore adding a "cleaness' to the blended tops making for more successful dyeing. Wendleydale adds the strength and lustre and Zwartbles adds the bounce.
Composition: 100% British Wool
Yarn Weight: Fingering
Yardage: 93y/85m per 25g
Gauge: 26-28 st in 4"/10cm om 3.0 - 3.25 mm
Care: Hand wash on cool water. Lay flat to dry