Yeavering Bell – Aran (full skein)
A soft and gleaming worsted spun yarn from our own Angora Goats and Wensleydale Sheep.
80% Whistlebare’s Own Mohair, 20% Whistlebare’s Own Wensleydale.
Yeavering Bell is spun from mohair from our herd of angora goats and Wensleydale wool from our own sheep. Both of these fleeces are long staple and high lustre and they blend together perfectly. The yarn is worsted spun to accentuate the lustrous and luxurious nature of the fibres which dye beautifully. Garments knitted from Yeavering Bell have a beautiful natural drape, and with care will last forever.
Yeavering Bell Aran is perfect for big dramatic cable projects such as our Eadrith Wrap, for haps and shawls, for cosy jumpers such as our Tweedy V and for warm winter hats.
Remember all our patterns are FREE with the yarn to knit them. If you would like a pattern then please order it and its yarn though the ‘design’ pages.
Hand dyed on the farm in small batches of 10 skeins.
100% British Yarn. At least 175m / 190 yards around 100g.
Mini Skeins are available too – CLICK HERE
Tension: 17 Stitches & 23 Rows
10cm x 10cm or 4″x4″
Our best selling Yeavering Bell Aran pattern
In one word Eadfrith Wrap is spectacular! Knitted from 9 skeins this wrap is huge and warm and traffic stopping with its intertwining cables. As with all Whistlebare’s designs the pattern is FREE with the yarn – CLICK HERE
It is all about hats in the frozen North..
Living on a rural farm we wear hats just about all the year round! This is one of our favourites – Way Forward is knitted from one skein of aran and the pattern is FREE with the yarn – CLICK HERE
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