Our Limited Edition Yarns

New blends created from recycled and under valued mill by-products as part of our R&D activities

Our Limited Edition Yarns

We’ve created our own limited edition yarns from our mill by-products.

These products have been designed as a result of our sample testing and new product development and fibre research activities, often recycling and reusing some of our mill waste and undervalued wool. If you would like to order any of the items below please email us for further details: enquiries@thenaturalfibre.co.uk.

  • Pure Merino Wool in 4-ply, DK and Aran

We have created a new, limited edition batch of beautiful worsted spun Pure Merino yarn from our heritage stock in the mill. We have spun to 4-ply, DK and Aran weight and it is now available washed on cone, 100g loose hanks for dyeing or 100g twisted hanks with bands for hand knitting. Prices on application.

  1. £52.70 per kg washed on cone
  2. £63.12 per kg for 100g washed loose hanks
  3. £83.96 per kg for 100g washed twisted hanks with bands

These cozy bundles of white merino combine simplicity and luxury, and bring a natural warmth and gentle feel to your crafting.

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  • Llama and Leicester Longwool Yarn 

We have a special batch of Llama and Leicester Longwool blend in 2 fold Aran as well as a standard Aran. Both batches were woollen spun and finished in 50g balls. Please note that the Llama fibre has not been dehaired.

  1. 2 Fold Aran – 2/10 YSW 50g ball 129m/141yds
  2. Standard Aran – 3/10ysw 50g ball 86m/94yds

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  • Guanaco and Leicester Longwool Yarn

We have blended Guanaco fibre with 50% Leicester Longwool and the resulting yarn has been woollen spun to a standard 4-ply and DK, finished in 50g balls. Please note that the Guanaco fibre has not been dehaired. Guanacos are a South American breed related to camels, as are vicunas, llamas, and alpacas, and are known for the fine and soft texture of their fleece. If you are interested in purchasing some please email us at enquiries@thenaturalfibre.co.uk.

  1. Standard 4-ply – 2/12 YSW 50g ball 154m/169yds
  2. Standard DK – 3/12ysw 50g ball 102m/112yds

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  • Flocked Off Yarn 

Flocked Off is the yarn that we have spun from 50% waste fibres blended with 50% undervalued new wool. It is now available to purchase in 50g ball and 100g skein quantities. If you would like to purchase some please visit our Blacker Yarns offers page here.

  1. Flocked Off 4-ply 2/10 YSW 50g ball 129m/141yds
  2. Flocked Off Aran 4/10 YSW 50g ball 64m/70yds

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  • Ewe-Nique Yarn

Ewe-Nique is a beautiful worsted spun 100% pure Merino yarn, spun in our mill. This is a one-off NFC yarn that has been worsted spun to 20nm. We have plied twice to create a fine cobweb yarn, and 4 times to create a 4 fold, laceweight yarn. Our Ewe-Nique yarn has been finished in 50g hand twisted hanks. If you would like to purchase some please visit our Blacker Yarns offers  page here.

  1. Skein Length Fine Cobweb – 2/20 NM 500m/546yds 50g worsted spun
  2. Skein Length 4 fold Lace – 4/20 NM 250m/273yds 50g worsted spun

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  • Ulti-Mutt Yarn

From our testing facility we have created a new yarn containing a blend of dog hair collected from a dog grooming contact blended with some Blue Faced Leicester wool. If you would like to order some please email us for further details: enquiries@thenaturalfibre.co.uk.

  1. 4-ply – 2/14ysw 50g ball 180mtrs/197yards
  2. DK – 3/14ysw 50g ball 120mtrs/131 yards

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