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Shetland from L'échappée Laine

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Shetland
L'échappée Laine
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
10
109 yards
(100 meters)
50 grams
(1.76 ounces)
18.0 to 20.0 sts
= 4 inches
US 7 - 8 or 4.5 - 5mm
100% Wool - Shetland
plied
  • Drafting method:
  • Woolen spun
  • Source of fiber: France
    spun in France too

Shetland est le premier fil de L’échappée Laine, filé en France, disponible en 25 coloris!

C’est un fil de laine cardée, issue de moutons élevés en France. Il se compose de quatre brins retordus ensemble pour donner un fil relativement lisse et mat, tout en gardant son côté brut.
La laine cardée se place au lavage et a tendance à occuper tout l’espace qui lui est alloué, idéal pour le jacquard.
Son retors plus rectiligne vous permettra de réaliser de jolis travaux de textures et de torsades.

Shetland s’adoucit au lavage, elle pourra être portée à même la peau sans soucis. Vous pourrez aussi y trouver quelques débris végétaux emprisonnés!

Shetland is our first yarn, made in France, available in 25 colors!

It’s a woollen yarn made of wool, coming from sheep grown in France. It’s a 4-ply yarn, in order to compose a quite smooth and mat yarn, but still raw.

Woollen yarn tends to bloom after wash and fill all the space around, perfect match for intarsia and stranded colorwork. Its plying allows beautiful textured and cabled knitting.

Shetland will soften with washing, so you can wear it near the skin. You will probably find some vegetable matter in the yarn.

popular colorways

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3 Fer

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4 Brume

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5 Ciel

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6 Mer

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7 Cap Nord

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8 Vert D Eau

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9 P Trole

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17 Ambre

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19 Brique

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20 Caf

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23 Naturel Chin

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