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

Agapanthus

5 stashed

3 projects

Alabaster

48 stashed

81 projects

Coral Lombard

3 stashed

5 projects

Cornflower

13 stashed

34 projects

Cornflower Blue

53 stashed

71 projects

Damson Wine

14 stashed

20 projects

Dark Mandarin

14 stashed

19 projects

French Rose

21 stashed

49 projects

Himalayan Blue

11 stashed

11 projects

Land Army Green

17 stashed

23 projects

Natural Alabaster

11 stashed

20 projects

Nile Green

52 stashed

71 projects

Persian Gray

10 stashed

21 projects

Persian Grey

37 stashed

65 projects

Powdered Egg

44 stashed

70 projects

Ruby

3 stashed

7 projects

Ruby Red

66 stashed

84 projects

Saharan Sand

13 stashed

21 projects

Sh Persian Grey

6 stashed

3 projects

Sheffield Steel

10 stashed

10 projects

Siren

7 stashed

4 projects

Sweet Chestnut

8 stashed

11 projects