Shetland Spindrift from Jamieson's of Shetland
Shetland Spindrift
Jamieson's of Shetland
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
115 yards
(105 meters)
25 grams
(0.88 ounces)
30.0 to 33.0 sts
= 4 inches
US 2 - 3 or 2.75 - 3.25mm
100% Wool - Shetland
plied
  • Color:
  • Heathered, Solid color
  • Drafting method:
  • Woolen spun
  • Source of fiber: United Kingdom
  • Milled: United Kingdom

A 2-ply yarn equivalent to a traditional 4-ply. This yarn is ideal for Fair Isle knitting. Our extensive colour palette of over 220 colours has been developed over the last 25+ years for our commercial knitwear business. Supplied in 25g balls, approx 105m.

Tension - 10cm 30 sts 32 rows on 3.25mm needles

(Formerly known as Jamieson’s 2-ply Shetland, put up in hanks of approximately 150 meters.)

Note: If you are ordering directly from Jamieson’s in Scotland, Shetland Spindrift may be available on cones, clean or oiled. You will need to phone or email for details, as cones are not listed on their website.

Colourcard available from Simply Shetland in the US and Canada here.

popular colorways

101 Shetland Black

288 stashed

398 projects

102 Shaela

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426 projects

103 Sholmit

325 stashed

528 projects

104 Natural White

548 stashed

1181 projects

105 Eesit

354 stashed

598 projects

106 Mooskit

290 stashed

447 projects

107 Mogit

228 stashed

289 projects

108 Moorit

223 stashed

343 projects

122 Granite

272 stashed

371 projects

127 Pebble

189 stashed

309 projects

147 Moss

261 stashed

348 projects

155 Bramble

183 stashed

242 projects

165 Dusk

201 stashed

216 projects

183 Sand

230 stashed

301 projects

198 Peat

184 stashed

212 projects

230 Yellow Ochre

345 stashed

514 projects

231 Bracken

270 stashed

295 projects

235 Grouse

181 stashed

240 projects

239 Purple Heather

182 stashed

255 projects

259 Leprechaun

280 stashed

376 projects

261 Paprika

170 stashed

262 projects

304 White

211 stashed

292 projects

323 Cardinal

158 stashed

244 projects

429 Old Gold

201 stashed

197 projects

525 Crimson

204 stashed

323 projects

587 Madder

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999 Black

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310 projects

1010 Seabright

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223 projects

1020 Nighthawk

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272 projects

1140 Granny Smith

189 stashed

274 projects

1160 Scotch Broom

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290 projects

1190 Burnt Umber

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447 projects