West Yorkshire Spinners
Regular Price: £8.20
Special Price £7.00This 100% Blue faced Leicester double knitting weight yarn from West Yorkshire Spinners is un-dyed and makes the most lovely cozy jumpers, cardigans and accessories. It is robust but soft and as it's machine washable at 30C it is suitable for children's garments that get a lot of wear. Available in three natural shades it is perfect for both Autumn and Winter jumpers. The robust nature of the yarn means it knits into beautiful, well defined cables. 100% British Wool - reared & spun in Britain. As this is a natural yarn, there will be some variation between batches due to the nature of the difference in the fleeces used.
Regular Price: £8.40
Special Price £6.00
We are delighted to add West Yorkshire Spinners Croft, Shetland Tweed yarn to our shelves. This beautiful yarn is 100% Shetland Island Wool and is truly something beautiful to behold.
Shetland wool is an incredibly natural and sustainable fibre that is renowned for its fineness and warmth. The high levels of crimp and wave in the fleece make it ideal as a handknitting yarn. The Croft has a soft and silky handle that retains a lot of durability.
Croft is an aran weight yarn and comes in 8 beautiful flecked shades and NEW for Autumn/Winter 2018, 12 solid shades.
Regular Price: £13.75
Special Price £11.00In 10 gorgeous shades, this 80% Falkland Island Wool, 20% Mulberry Silk blend has a beautiful softness and is a dream to handle. With 800 metres per skein this is perfect for generously sized shawls and delicate tops. We can't wait to make Bonny from Tin Can Knits Handmade in the UK in this luxurious yarn. Colour note: The shades in this range are very delicate and some are a little camera shy. To get the best representation of these onscreen we have included images shot in good light but also the image swatches from West Yorkshire Spinners to give you the best idea of the colours as possible. And while stocks last, each order which includes at least one skein of Exquisite will include a free pattern for a gorgeous shawlette by the Queen of Lace, Anniken Allis! Also we will be including copies of our Exquisite Shrug pattern with all Exquisite orders. Update July 2019: We will not longer be stocking WYS Exquisite once our current stocks are sold so it's a great chance to get it at a great price.
Regular Price: £6.50
Special Price £5.00Introducing West Yorkshire Spinner’s newest British Yarn – Re:treat. With a roving quality and a soft twist that glides off the needles, Re:treat creates smooth, light fabrics with a luxurious silky texture. Re:treat proudly bears the new British Wool logo, a guarantee that it is British to the core from sheep to showroom. The wool selected to make Re:treat comes from an exciting cross breed of Bluefaced Leicester - famous in British hand knitting for its soft handle - and Kerry Hill – renown for its distinctive markings and clean white fleece. Spun with skill and care, Re:treat proudly flies the flag for the unbeatable quality of British yarn today. In a combination of 11 calming and uplifting harmonious shades - and two marled colour-ways - Re:treat is the perfect yarn to relax and unwind with. West Yorkshire Spinners are donating 50p to national mental health charity, Mind, for each kilo of Re:treat sold. December 2019: We will no longer be stocking this year so the colours are now limited.