Hand dyed little skeins of our British Blue Faced Leicester Smooth Sock. The same soft, high twist yarn in dinky 20g skeins giving you five colours to play with. For small projects, contrasting heels and toes, borders or stripes, what ever takes your fancy or you could try our free Lewes mitten pattern. Each bundle will make two pairs of mittens with enough left for the odd pop of colour in other projects.
Ball weight and length – Total approx. 100g./400 m (5x20g./80m)
Tension – 32 stitches and 48 rows to 10 cm/4 inch square
Recommended needle – 2.25mm
Fibre – 100% Blue Faced Leicester
Washing – Machine washable on a gentle wool cycle using a mild detergent or hand wash.
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.