This is a 2-ply Jumper weight Shetland Wool Yarn in a multitude of beautiful shades. Made from 100% natural wool grown and spun in the Shetland Islands, it knits up 30-33 stitches/32-35 rows equaling 4 inches (10 cm) using 3.0 mm (US Size 2-3) needles. Yarn is packaged in 25... Read More
Lovely . . . The Jamieson’s Shetland Spindrift line offers a vast array of COLOR with Shetland texture . . .Bramble 155 is a pleasant Heathered Mixture of Purples ranging shades from a dark deep purple to pale lilac tones with flecks of blues. I cannot wait to knit up a pair of CatchingSnowFlakes Mitts from TinyOwlKnits
I love Spindrift for colorwork knitting, especially when the project will be steeked. I can be kind of picky about “itchy” wool, and this is definitely rougher/stickier than a merino, for example, but I can wear it no problem.