New to Yarnability, a line of yarn called Jamieson’s Shetland Spindrift, a 2-ply, jumper weight wool traditionally used for Fair Isle knitting. 100% Shetland wool – 30-33 sts/32-35 rows = 4″ – US 2-3 – 25 gr ball – Approx 115 yds for $7 a skein.
Jamieson’s Shetland wools are grown and spun on Shetland, a group of islands in the North Sea, Scotland. Shetland’s rich hand knitting tradition continues today and Shetland knitters still create beautiful lace shawls, gloves, mittens, hats and Fair Isle garments for sale.
Check the Yarnability Calendar page for upcoming colorwork classes to be offered in January and February.