100% British Wool. From their home within the Dartmoor National Park, our Merino ewes are lovingly raised to produce this amazing super fine fibre which is then spun locally (Launceston) to create this amazing yarn.Due to the super fine qualities of the fibre even those with super sensitive skin* will normally find this a wonderful and comfortable fibre against bare skin - a revelation for many!!Each skein is approximately 100g and will provide approximately 250m minimum of yarn. The yarn has a fabulous elasticity.The FarmSet in the rolling Devon hills that sit at the foot of the Dartmoor National Park, our small family farm is home to up to 300 sheep of various breeds. Our Merinos are kept purely for their fantastic wool. We also have a local rare breed - the Whiteface Dartmoor. A family favourite and perfectly suited to the farm just a few miles from the breeds heartland , Widecombe-in-the-Moor. Teeswaters, Mashams and Dalesbred sheep are all british breeds that provide us with wonderful fibres and fleeces. *Wool will not be comfortable to everyone and irritation may be caused.
Merino (Bowmont) Yarn - DK 100g * As seen on More4 Series ‘Devon & Cornwall’ *