75% superwash British bluefaced Leicester 25% NylonDK light worsted is a truly versatile yarn.
It is perfect for shawls, hats, scarves, clothing, baby garments, toys and blankets and can even be used for socks due to its strength and softness.
BBL hails from Leicestershire in the English Midlands and is so named because the sheep’s face appears to have a blue tint due to the dark skin underneath the short white hair.
Recommended hook size is 4 m
This wool is also a machine washable on the wool cycle.
These yarns are hand dyed with professional grade for Procion MX dyes or natural dyes and then rinsed after dying process.
Skeins are dyed in small batches through kettle dying and hand painting and this leads to small variations even between skeins in the same dye lot.