Brown Sheep Lamb's Pride Yarn Worsted and Bulky: These yarns are some of the most popular in the store and very versatile. Lamb's Pride yarn comes in two different weights or thicknesses for you newbies out there, worsted and bulky. Both of these yarns are blended of 85% pure, soft wool and 15% mohair which produces a garment of exquisite loft and softness! Wait...is this yarn made in the USA, yup from our friends in Nebraska. For a domestic yarn it's surprisingly affordable even for sweater quantities. The color range of this yarn is awesome and we carry them all, in stock ready to ship. It is available in an exciting assortment of bright, pastels, neutral tones and heathers. Lamb's Pride is now also available in new variegated colors as well! When you choose Brown Sheep Yarn you are supporting one of the last few American Yarn Producers as well as getting some great quality yarn.
Brown Sheep is a family owned and operated company that has grown quite big over the years with careful attention to yarn quality standards with their wool dye process consistency as well as their wool quality and procurement for a great quality yarn. Have you seen those fun felted handbags running around town? Many of them are made from Brown Sheep Yarn in Lamb's Pride! Although Cascade 220 continues to rival this yarn, it comes out ahead with the added mohair adding a subtle halo effect to your garment. If you are looking for less halo then give Cascade 220 a try for your next hat or felted bag.
We have a large group of knitters locally here at the shop as well as online that are making knit to felt bags with the Worsted and Bulky weight Lamb's Pride yarn with some really creative designs. The gentle halo from the Mohair adds a touch of elegance to your felted projects. If you love making felted handbags make sure to give this yarn a try, you'll love it.