BFL Suri Alpaca Blend 4 ply

£21.00£25.00

Fibre: BFL Suri Alpaca (Bluefaced Leicester & Suri Alpaca 70:30%)

Farm: Craiglands and British

Clipping Year: 2020

Weight: 4ply

Meterage: 300m/100g, Suggested Needles: 2-4mm

 

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The Bluefaced Leicester comes from one flock here on the Black Isle – Craiglands is just a handful of miles from my home in Fortrose. This flock of majestic-looking Bluefaced Leicesters produces typically fine, silky and lustrous fleeces. The Suri Alpaca used in this blend is British and sourced for me by The Border Mill.  The natural silver is a blend of several undyed shades, giving a heathery depth to the silver grey colour.  There is also a natural white version which takes natural dyes beautifully.

This special luxury yarn was beautifully spun by The Border Mill in the Scottish Borders.

BFL Suri is ideal for the Timely Cardigan, Avoch Shawl and many other projects!

Clipping year: 2020 | Weight: 4ply/Fingering | Rec. Needles: 2-4mm

Winter Sea

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Harvest Gold

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Mustard

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Dragon's Eye

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Daffodil

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Norway Spruce

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Dusky Rose

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Ballet

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Blossom

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Culloden

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Brick

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Russet

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Salmon

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Dusky Pink

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Turkish Rose

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Silver

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
300/100g

White

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Meadow Yellow

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Willow Green

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Indigo 1

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Indigo 2

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Indigo 3

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

Hint of Pink

BFL-Suri Alpaca 70-30%

Farm:
Craiglands and British

Metres per 100g:
315/100g

  1. Black Isle Yarns are gently and minimally processed by The Border Mill from real animals who enjoy an outdoor life (in beautiful surroundings, lucky beasts!) – consequently you may find the odd bit of vegetation in your yarn, these are easy to remove as you knit and, if you’re lucky enough to find some, I hope will remind you of the special animals who have grown your yarn!
  2. I do my best to show the yarn colours as accurately as possible but please be aware that colours do vary from monitor to monitor.
  3. Your yarn should be gently hand washed in cool water using pH neutral wool wash such as Eucalan or Soak. This may seem time consuming at first but should soon become an enjoyable part of working with a gently treated natural product.
  4. All my dyed colours have been thoroughly washed and rinsed however there may be a slight release of residual colour on washing – this shouldn’t change the overall yarn colour or alter other colours.