Home Page
Product Index
100% Alpaca
100% Angora
100% Bamboo
100% Camel
100% Cashmere
100% Cotton
Lambswool
linen and blends
Llama
100% Merino Wool, Australian Merino, Merino extra fine
100% Mink and Natural Blends
Mohair
100% Silk
Rayon
100% Soy Silk
100% Sugarcane
100% Wool
100% Yak Hair

Organic Yarns
Un-dyed Yarns
Novelty Yarns
Natural and Faux Fur Items, Knit Fur

Artisanal and Artisan-Style Yarns
Hand Beaded Yarns, Yarns with Beads
Luxury Blends
Boucle Yarns
Brushed Yarns
Chenille Yarns
Fine, Lace Weight Yarns
Frill, Mesh Tape Yarns
Faux Fur Yarns
Hand Painted and Paints, Jewels, Hand Dyed, Deep Dyed Yarns
Metallic Yarns
Quick Knit Yarns
Ribbon Yarns
Sequin Yarns
Stretch Yarns
Slubbed, Thick-and-Thin Yarns
Tweed Yarns
Yarns for machine knitting
Superwash and machine wash yarns
Sock Yarn
Felting Yarns
Final Sale
Crochet Room
Knitting  Needles
Woolwash Eucalan
Magazines
Leaflets
Books
Patterns
Knitwear
Kits, Gifts
Apparel Fasteners: Buttons, Pins, Clasps
Baghandles, Bag Handles: Leather, Abaca, Wooden, Metal Frame, Bamboo, Plastic
Fox Fur and Alpaca Fleece Pompoms
Handbags, Hand bags
Specialty Items
Wise Tea Garden, Dye Herbs, Natural Dyeing
Wise Tea Garden, Tea Shop

Surveys
Public Programs
News
Things for free
Customers' Comments
Current Price List
shipping information
how to order
our policy
site map
about us
Frequently Asked Questions
contact info
border3
Help for Knitters
knitting resources
Toronto, Canada

Last modified on
OCT 31/17

 

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

natural

Yarn Name Index »
Yarn Weight Index »
Yarn Price Index »
Seasonal Collections »
Tea House »
Gift Shop »


Postage Rate Calculator »
From L4E 0H9


Fingering-weight pure dehaired German angora. This is an incredibly soft, worsted-spun yarn suitable for crochet, lace hand and machine knitting of feather-weight projects such as gossamer scarves, shawls, and layered knits: pullovers, light coats, ect. FYI: 'Skara Brae' is Stone Age UNESCO World Heritage Site. The village is dating from 3200BC, when the building of the pyramids began.

Please note: 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, Cashmere Fingering, Orenburg Lace

FIBRE: 100% Dehaired Angora
YARN WEIGHT: Lace
TENSION: 10x10cm (4"): 28 sts / 36 rows
NEEDLES: 2- 2.75 mm (US No. 0-2)
LENGTH: approx. 400 m / 438 yards
HANK WEIGHT: 55-65g
Price (CAD): $49.99
IN STOCK: 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 Greige Bisque (2 hanks), 26 Natural (1 hank)
Request colour description or quantity »
Orkney Angora Yarns Index »

Garment Care: hand wash with woolwash "no rinse" in lukewarm water, lay flat to dry, avoiding exposure to direct sunlight.

COLOUR:
  Qt:

*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

 

AJOURE PULLOVER, BURDA Tricot Winter 2008
PULLOVER SANS COUTURES en POINT AJOURÉ © Alafoss Lopi, BURDA Tricot Hiver 2008, yarn: Lodband/Einband
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, Greige Bisque
(Light Oatmeal)
* 2 hanks
/ semi-solid
  Orkney Angora SKARA BRAE [100% Dehaired Angora], col 26 Natural White 26, Natural
(Undyed, unbleached)
* 1 hank
  Orkney Angora SKARA BRAE [100% Dehaired Angora], col 29 Silver 29, Silver
* 2 hanks
/ semi-solid

 

Copyright © 2005-2017 Irene & Mr.Sheep Co.
All rights reserved. Website comments to webmaster.
How to order - Shipping - Index - Programs - Tea Shop - Help - About us - Customer Service
Information is updated daily.
Images, photography, and content are copyright protected.
Please do not use the visual content without our prior permission.