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Cornish Thrift Yarn Packs

£44.00£88.00
As featured in The Knitter a simple, sleeveless shell top for warm, breezy weather with a coordinating shawl to cover up when the sun goes down. The wide textured band has the effect of the thrift plants clinging to the Cornish cliffs. The neck and arms are finished with a delicate rolled edge. Made in a single ply yarn in luxurious Merino & Silk Single the top is in the colour ‘Mrs Dalloway’ and the shawl in ‘Mrs Dalloway’ & ‘Cinnabar’, the yarn is incredibly soft with a light lustre. 

This listing is for DYE TO ORDER, the yarn will be specially dyed for you and it could take up to two weeks from ordering to posting, though it may be less.

Cornish Thrift Top
Yarn Pack 1:
 2 x 100g/400m in the colour Mrs Dalloway size 8 to 10
Yarn Pack 2: 3 x 100g/400m in the colour Mrs Dalloway size 12 to 22
Yarn Pack 3: 4 x 100g/400m in the colour Mrs Dalloway size 24 to 26

Cornish Thrift Shawl
Yarn Pack 4:
1 x 100g/400m in the colour Mrs Dalloway and 2 x 100g/400m skeins in the colour Cinnabar

The pattern is not supplied but is available in The Knitter issue 167

Ball weight and length – 100g./400 m.
Fibre – 70% Superwash Merino, 30% Silk
Washing – Hand wash only using a gentle detergent.

Other colours are available here 

Ainsworth & Prin yarn is hand dyed in small batches.  We try to achieve consistent colours but each skein is unique so when using more than one skein of a colour in a project we really recommend alternating skeins every couple of rows.