Clun Forest is a Down-type wool and resists felting and shrinking. Read more in-depth information and washing tests in this newsletter
.yarn character: woolen spun, two ply yarn. The yarn has low tensile strength.fiber content/care: 100% Clun Forest wool
. Pre-washed. Hand wash with low agitation for best results, dry flat. Can be machine washed AND dried, will not felt, but will get softer and lose some stitch definition. Expect about 10-15% shrinkage in length if you machine wash. See samples in newsletter link above.
|| size: sport/baby weight. 12 wraps per inch, 1275 yards per pound
suggested needles: 5-7 (US)
gauge: 5 stitches per inch on size 5 (US)
skein length: approximately 240 yards/219 meters
skein weight: approximately 2.8 oz/79 g
dye information: natural undyed white and dyed colors dyed with weak acid dyes.
Shave ’Em to Save ’Em: purchase two skeins to qualify for a sticker
batch number: 5321