Brooklyn Tweed Yarn - Shelter

by Brooklyn Tweed

$16.50

Shelter is our versatile 2-ply worsted weight yarn. Soft and sturdy American Targhee-Columbia wool is spun woolen style – airy clouds of carded fiber become a yarn with remarkable lightness, warmth and a traditionally handcrafted appearance, ideal for sweaters, cozy accessories, and blankets. Wet block after knitting to reveal Shelter’s full beauty as each stitch relaxes and bonds with its neighbors to produce a plush fabric with a soft, fuzzy halo.

  • 140 yards (128 meters) | 50 grams | Worsted weight
  • 2-ply woolen-spun construction
  • 23-24 micron Targhee-Columbia wool from Wyoming
  • Wool scoured at Bollman Industries in Texas
  • Fleece-dyed heathered colorways:
    • Stock dyed at Tintoria Piana U.S. in Georgia
    • Spun & finished at Harrisville Designs in New Hampshire
  • Skein-dyed solid colors:
    • Spun at Harrisville Designs in New Hampshire
    • Skein dyed & finished at Ultimate Textile in North Carolina
  • 4¼ - 5 stitches to 1"
  • Suggested Needle: 4.5 - 5.5 mm (US 7 - 9)
  • Suggested Hook: 5.5 - 6.5 mm (US I-9 - K-10½)