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Excelana 4 ply Wool from Susan Crawford
Excelana 4 ply Wool
Susan Crawford
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
174 yards
(159 meters)
50 grams
(1.76 ounces)
26.0 to 28.0 sts
= 4 inches
US 1 - 5 or 2.25 - 3.75mm
100% Wool
plied
yes
  • Dyed: United Kingdom
  • Milled: United Kingdom
  • Scoured: United Kingdom
  • Source of fiber: United Kingdom

Excelana is a high quality 100% British yarn spun from North Devon sheep, the Exmoor Blueface (a cross of the Exmoor Horn and Bluefaced Leicester).

A true Artisan yarn, it is grown, sheared, spun, dyed and dinished in Britain. It is a soft yet strong, worsted spun available in 50g skeins. The yarn is particularly well-suited to colour work, lace and cables as well as stocking stitch patterns.

This fingering weight yarn is available in a choice of 20 colours all carefully created by Susan to replicate vintage colours and to blend harmoniously together,

Available to purchase from Susan Crawford Vintage

Excelana
Gauge: 26-28 stitches and 36 rows = 4” on 3 mm needle.

Machine washable at 30 degrees on wool/silk cycle (no spin).

Composition: 100% British wool

popular colorways

Alabaster

41 stashed

73 projects

Coral Lombard

3 stashed

5 projects

Cornflower

9 stashed

33 projects

Cornflower Blue

47 stashed

64 projects

Damson Wine

13 stashed

16 projects

Dark Mandarin

14 stashed

16 projects

French Rose

19 stashed

47 projects

Himalayan Blue

5 stashed

6 projects

Land Army Green

14 stashed

18 projects

Natural Alabaster

11 stashed

20 projects

Nile Green

48 stashed

61 projects

Persian Gray

9 stashed

18 projects

Persian Grey

33 stashed

62 projects

Powdered Egg

40 stashed

65 projects

Ruby

3 stashed

7 projects

Ruby Red

56 stashed

77 projects

Saharan Sand

12 stashed

19 projects

Sweet Chestnut

8 stashed

10 projects