"Eswick" 100% Shetland Aran

We are proud to present 'The Croft - Shetland Tweed' produced from 100% Shetland Island Wool.

We had long awaited the opportunity to work with Shetland Island Wool, a fibre celebrated for its fineness, warmth and strength. We were delighted to be given the chance by Jamieson & Smith of Shetland to use this fantastic fleece.

The high levels of crimp and wave in the fleece make it ideal for a hand knitting yarn. The Croft has a soft and silky handle that retains a lot of durability particularly suited to our new tweed collection.

Crofting is integral to the landscape, cultural heritage and social economy of the Shetland Islands. It bonds people and places in a unique way, preserving livelihoods and age old traditions.

Makeup - Size 100gm hanks (166 metres / 182 yards)

Tension - 24rs x 18sts - 10cm (4") sq - 5mm (US8) needles

Machine Wash 30°
Reshape whilst damp
Do not Tumble Dry

Reared, Sheared and Spun in Yorkshire, this beautiful British Wool is a favourite. Especially because of all the beautiful shades of colours it comes in! by West Yorkshire Spinners.

"Eswick" 100% Shetland Aran

£9.50
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green blue white aran weight skein machine washable for knitting crocheting and weaving a close up of a knitted swatch green blue white aran weight skien machine washable for knitting crocheting and weaving a close up of green blue white aran weight skien machine washable for knitting crocheting and weaving green blue white aran weight skien machine washable for knitting crocheting and weaving a knitted swatch a skein a mini skein a pair of knitting needles a measuring tape a photo of a woman wearing a knitted cardigan made out of the yarn  green blue white aran weight skien machine washable for knitting crocheting and weaving on a white wooden background eight yarns pink light pink blue green moss green brown white orange eight skeins of yarn laid out on a wooden background white pink purple green cream blue green

"Eswick" 100% Shetland Aran

£9.50
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We are proud to present 'The Croft - Shetland Tweed' produced from 100% Shetland Island Wool.

We had long awaited the opportunity to work with Shetland Island Wool, a fibre celebrated for its fineness, warmth and strength. We were delighted to be given the chance by Jamieson & Smith of Shetland to use this fantastic fleece.

The high levels of crimp and wave in the fleece make it ideal for a hand knitting yarn. The Croft has a soft and silky handle that retains a lot of durability particularly suited to our new tweed collection.

Crofting is integral to the landscape, cultural heritage and social economy of the Shetland Islands. It bonds people and places in a unique way, preserving livelihoods and age old traditions.

Makeup - Size 100gm hanks (166 metres / 182 yards)

Tension - 24rs x 18sts - 10cm (4") sq - 5mm (US8) needles

Machine Wash 30°
Reshape whilst damp
Do not Tumble Dry

Reared, Sheared and Spun in Yorkshire, this beautiful British Wool is a favourite. Especially because of all the beautiful shades of colours it comes in! by West Yorkshire Spinners.