Note: Older labels say the yarn has 197 yds. per 50 gram skein. Newer labels (and the website) say the yardage is 219 yds. The coned yarn is 197 yds. per 50 grams, unwashed, with the spinning oils still in the yarn.
aka New England Shetland, New England Knitters Shetland. Based on recommended gauge, this is a heavy fingering/light sport wt. yarn. It will bloom after washing.
Also put up for weavers, unwashed/unscoured, on 900 yd. 1/2 lb. cones. Good for weaving, knitting, crocheting. Yarn has a rough feeling until washed. Fulls beautifully, softens and long wearing!