Hand-Dyed Yarns / Northumbria-DK


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Northumbria DK

Spun from the long, lustrous wool of Bluefaced Leicester sheep, Northumbria DK is durable yet soft, with great stitch definition and a slight sheen. This yarn knits up into lovely sweaters and accessories that will last for years to come. Bluefaced Leicester wool takes color in a luscious way.

Size: 240 yd / 3.5 oz (225m / 100g) skeins
Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester wool
Gauge: DK weight. 5-6 stitches per inch on US 4-6.
Care Instructions: Machine wash gentle, dry flat.