Signature 4 ply Self Striping or Patterning from West Yorkshire Spinners

Signature 4 ply Self Striping or Patterning

from West Yorkshire Spinners
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
437 yards
(400 meters)
100 grams
(3.53 ounces)
28.0 sts
= 4 inches
US 1 - 3 or 2.25 - 3.25mm
2.25mm (B) - 3.25mm (D)
40% Wool
35% Wool - Bluefaced Leicester (BFL)
25% Manufactured Fibers - Nylon / Polyamide
Color: Self-patterning, Self-striping
Dye: Machine dyed
Source of fiber: United Kingdom

Country Birds

The charming self-striping shades of our Signature 4ply Country Birds range takes its beautiful colours from Britain’s favourite birds, including goldfinch, kingfisher and owl. With all the excellent qualities of Signature 4ply’s durable yet sumptuous blend of 75% wool, which includes Bluefaced Leicester, this yarn has added nylon, ideal for making socks that last. Nature lovers can also combine the colourways with solid shades from the original Signature 4ply range to make all-weather shawls and scarves ideal for country walks among the birds.
These striking, natural colour combinations work together with our solid accent colours from the Signature range , allowing you to create your own unique designs.


Cocktail hour just got colourful with this truly fabulous selection of self-striping yarn inspired by the bright shades of our favourite tipples. Taking all the great qualities of Signature 4ply with its 75% British wool blend, which includes 35% Bluefaced Leicester, there is also 25% added nylon for strength, making this yarn ideal for bright bold socks, shawls and scarves with a subtly lustrous finish and soft feel. Mix and match with solid shades from the flagship Signature 4ply range for fantastic projects that are sure to cause a sensation.

Winwick Mum

The fabulous Christine Perry aka sock-knitting blogger Winwick Mum was inspired by the everyday to create her Seascape, Brightside, Wildflower and Hidden Gem colourways for the Signature 4ply range. Evoking the flower-lined paths of country walks to the colour of gemstones concealed in pockets, Christine’s self-striping shades can be crafted perfectly into socks, shawls or scarves and also work beautifully when combined with the solid colours of our flagship Signature 4ply range. With the yarn’s durable blend of 75% wool (which includes 35% Bluefaced Leicester) and 25% nylon, your creations will last for years to come while staying beautifully bright and always comfortable to wear..

Zandra Rhodes

Iconic fashion designer Dame Zandra Rhodes brings her fabulous eye for colour to our award-winning Signature 4ply. With the yarn’s superb blend of wool, including 35% Bluefaced Leicester, and a twist of nylon for durability, Zandra’s unique colourways will bring out the very best in your socks and shawls, with softness and strength in every stitch. The colours have all been inspired by the magic of nature, and Zandra has combined digital painting techniques with WYS’ innovative dyeing methods to make the yarn truly come alive with colour

Christmas Collection

Make the festivities even more magical with our Signature 4ply Christmas yarn, available in charming colourways that celebrate the season. Ideal for socks, scarves and shawls, as well as Christmas stockings and distinctive decorations, the self-striping shades include Robin, Candy Cane and Holly Berry. The award-winning Signature 4ply has a blend of wool, which includes sumptuous Bluefaced Leicester, and there’s added nylon for strength, to offer luxurious-feeling makes with excellent stitch definition, plenty of warmth and a subtle lustre.

popular colorways

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