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4ply BRITSOCK
The Knitting Goddess UK
Fingering / 4 ply (14 wpi) ?
437 yards (400 meters)
100 grams (3.53 ounces)
28.0 sts = 4 inches
US 0 - 8 or 2 - 5mm
60% Wool
20% Nylon (Polyamide)
20% Alpaca
smooth, bouncy, high twist

BRITSOCK is a British sock yarn which has been custom spun for us by John Arbon.

From 10th October 2015 the yarn content of Britsock will change. It will be made up of 40% British Falkland Polwarth, 20% British Wensleydale, 20% British Alpaca and 20% nylon (sourced in the UK).

Original Britsock was made up of 40% British Bluefaced Leicester, 20% British Wensleydale, 20% British Alpaca and 20% nylon (and that was sourced in the UK too)

The yarn has been spun with a high twist to make it harder wearing and to provide outstanding stitch definition.

BRITSOCK is available in semi solid, multicoloured, take five and self striping colour ways and is the base yarn for our colour wheels.

popular colorways

Added Chestnut

9 stashed

12 projects

Added Violet

8 stashed

4 projects

Almost A Rainbow

4 stashed

3 projects

Apple Crumble

9 stashed

5 projects

Apricot Tart

8 stashed

2 projects

Counting Up The Flowers

6 stashed

3 projects

Falling Down

5 stashed

2 projects

Forced Rhubarb

6 stashed

2 projects

Golden Wings Flutter By

30 stashed

1 project

Hazelnut Brownie

10 stashed

2 projects

Moving Forward

4 stashed

4 projects

Plum Crumble

7 stashed

Semi Solid Red

3 stashed

4 projects

Semi Solid Silver

7 stashed

6 projects

Shark Infested Custard

12 stashed

1 project

Turquoise

5 stashed

5 projects

Violet Meadow

2 stashed

6 projects