British Blue 100 is 100% Bluefaced Leicester wool in 100g hanks. Supremely soft, subtly sheeny and deliciously sumptuous, the wool of the Bluefaced Leicester is Britain's most luxurious fibre.
With its fine, dense yet lightweight fleece, due to the nature of its tightly purled wool, the noble Bluefaced Leicester produces some of the finest commercial demo-lustre wool in the world. Often considered the "cashmere of British wools", it it Erika's fiber of choice for creating the best of British wool yarns.
Yardage: 100g hank, approx. 220m/240yds
Gauge: 22sts & 30 rows = 10cm/4in, needles 4mm/US 6
Care: Hand wash, dry flat, cool iron