Yarn Information

Yarn Information

Yarn Name

Yardage

Weight

Spinning Method

Usual Use

1ply Cobweb

350m/379yds per 25g ball

1ply

Woollen Spun

Shawls, Scarves, Stoles – Lace

1ply Shetland Supreme

400m/438yds per 25g ball

1ply

Worsted Spun

Shawls, Scarves, Stoles – Lace

2ply Shetland Supreme

200m/219yds per 25g ball

2ply

Worsted Spun

Shawls, Scarves, Stoles, Lighter Weight Garments – Lace

2ply Lace

169m/185yds per 25g ball

2ply or Vintage Patterns calling for 3ply

Woollen Spun

Shawls, Scarves, Stoles, Lighter Weight Garments – Lace

Shetland Heritage

Dyed and Natural

110m/120yds per 25g ball

Light 4ply/fingering

Worsted Spun

Fair Isle, Lace

 

2ply Jumper Weight

115m/125yds per 25g ball

4ply/fingering

Woollen Spun

Fair Isle

Shetland Supreme Jumper Weight

172m/188yds per 50g ball

4ply/fingering

Woollen Spun

Fair Isle

Shetland Worsted Aran

61m/66yds per 50g ball

Aran

Worsted Spun

Heavier Weight Garments, Accessories

Shetland Chunky

120m/131yds per 100g ball

Heavy Aran/Chunky

Worsted Spun

Heavier Weight Garments, Accessories