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LANAS STOP ANGORA [100% French Angora]
 
Lanas Stop
ANGORA
made in Spain

natural

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Lanas Stop French Angora is one of the best quality angora yarn in the world. It is in light 2-ply double knit weight and is manufactured in solid colours. Even though its put-up is 10g per ball, there are 50m in the ball. 20g are enough to knit a hat in a simple K-and-P stitch pattern. Expensive.

Known facts: French Angora is supposed to consist of 30% guard hair. There is not much difference in the spinning of English and French angora fibers. However, French Angora blooms more due to the guard hairs. English Angora needs to be "abused" a little to achieve this bloom. German (Giant) Angora was developed through selective breeding, resulting in a rabbit with very high fur yields. Its fur is strong enough for commercial processing.

* Similar yarn: Angora 100, Angora, Incredible

FIBRE: 100% French Angora
YARN WEIGHT: Light Double Knit, 2 ply
TENSION: 10x10cm (4"): 39 sts/ 30 rows
NEEDLES: 2.5 - 3 mm (US No. 1 1/2 - 3)
LENGTH: approx. 50 m / 54 yards
BALL WEIGHT: 10g
Shade Card (2008) | Knitted Sample
Irene & Mr.Sheep Knitwear:
Nature Scarf [Pattern No. SB-IR222]
Price: $12.99
IN STOCK: 300 Baby Pink, 400 Sky, 404 Blue Ice (12 balls), 462 Indigo, 500 Light Grey (11 balls), 701 Snow
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Garment Care: dry clean or hand wash with woolwash "no rinse" or baby shampoo. Lay flat to dry, avoiding exposure to direct sunlight. No iron.


Colour
Quantity:

Lanas Stop ANGORA [100% French Angora], 300 Baby Pink
300, Baby Pink
* 22 balls
  Lanas Stop ANGORA [100% French Angora], 400 Sky
400, Sky
* 24 balls
Lanas Stop ANGORA [100% French Angora], 404 Blue Ice
404, Blue Ice
* 12 balls
  Lanas Stop ANGORA [100% French Angora], 462 Indigo
462, Indigo
* 21 balls
Lanas Stop ANGORA [100% French Angora], 500 Light Grey
500, Light Grey
(Light Warm Pearl Grey)
* 11 balls
* more supply arrival in Nov-Dec
  Lanas Stop ANGORA [100% French Angora], 701 Snow
701, Snow
* 23+5 balls
Lanas Stop ANGORA [100% French Angora], 701 Snow
col 711
* Arrival in Nov-Dec
   

 

Nature Angora Scarf, Irene & Mr.Sheep Co.
Nature Angora Scarf © Irene & Mr.Sheep Co. Yarn: Lanas Stop Angora (Nature)

 

Angora Pullover, Burda Tricot Automne 2012
Melodie, Angora Pullover, © Burda Tricot Automne 2012, Designer: Wilma Sinsel. Yarns: Schulana Angora Fashion and Seda-Mar

 

Suitable patterns:
Fantasy Pullover © Anny Blatt, IREN № 6, 2012, yarns: Anny Blatt Angora Super, kid mohair with paillettes Tresor, and lamé-effect ribbon Victoria.
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