The Flying Fleece

Lichen (66 gm)


Washed, carded, spun and dyed by hand, using natural plant materials.

This soft single ply was dyed in the fleece using locally foraged lichens. Lichens provide a colourfast and fairly consistent dye result.

- 100% Portuguese merino
- 66 gm /2.3 oz
- aproxim. 62 meters /67 yards
- about 8 WPI. worsted weight
- colours: light muted yellow

All handspun skeins are unique and handmade from raw wool. Expect some irregularities and variations. Those will make for wonderful textures and colours in your knitting or weaving!
26 EUR