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Orkney Angora SKARA BRAE [100% Dehaired Angora], Fingering
Orkney Angora
spun in China,
hand-dyed in Scotland


The home of responsibly sourced angora in the UK

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From L4E 0H9

Fingering-weight dehaired angora: This is an incredibly soft and strong, worsted-spun substitute for cashmere. Dehaired angora is suitable for crochet, hand-knit or machine-knit lace-weight projects such as gossamer scarves, shawls, and layered knits: Pullovers, light coats, two-layered skirts, ect.

Labels: The manufacturer does not supply labels for this yarn. Due to the lack of labels, each batch/dyelot is stored separately in our shop, and all balls per colour are shipped only in the same dyelot. - Irene & Mr.Sheep Co.

* Similar yarn: Incredible 4 ply, Marina Lace, Cashmere Fingering

FIBRE: 100% Dehaired Angora
TENSION: 10x10cm (4"): 28 sts / 36 rows
NEEDLES: 2- 2.75 mm (US No. 0-2)
LENGTH: approx. 400 m / 438 yards
Price (CAD): $39.99
IN STOCK: semi-solids: 07 Blush (2 hanks), 09 Azure (2 hanks), 21 Cerise (2+1 hanks), 29 Silver (2 hanks), 17 Aquamarine (2 hanks), 19 Lemon Powder (2 hanks), 25 Fawn (2 hanks); undyed: 26 Natural White (1 hank)
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Garment Care: hand wash with woolwash "no rinse" in lukewarm water, lay flat to dry, avoiding exposure to direct sunlight.


*Note: Please be advised that some hanks per batch are loosely winded, and there might be a slight uneven distribution of the thread in a hank due to its superfine weight.

alt= 07, Blush
* 2 hanks
/ semi-solid
  Orkney Angora SKARA BRAE [100% Dehaired Angora], col 09 Azure 09, Azure
* 2 hanks
/ semi-solid


PULLOVER SANS COUTURES en POINT AJOURÉ © Alafoss Lopi, BURDA Tricot Hiver 2008, yarn: Lodband/Einband

Suitable patterns:
Cache Coeur © Rowan, BURDA Tricot Hiver 2008
alt= 17, Aquamarine
(Pale, Bluish)
* 2 hanks
/ semi-solid
  alt= 19, Lemon Powder
(Very Pale Lemon)
* 2 hanks
/ semi-solid
  Orkney Angora SKARA BRAE [100% Dehaired Angora], col 21 Cerise 21, Cerise
* 2+1 hanks
/ semi-solid
alt= 25, Oatmeal
(Light Greige)
* 2 hanks
/ semi-solid
  Orkney Angora SKARA BRAE [100% Dehaired Angora], col 26 Natural White 26, Natural White
* 1 hank
  Orkney Angora SKARA BRAE [100% Dehaired Angora], col 29 Silver 29, Silver
* 2 hanks
/ semi-solid


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