Old Maiden Aunt — Shetland 2 ply lace

Old Maiden Aunt — Shetland 2 ply lace

yarn used for Lunna Voe

Old Maiden Aunt’s Shetland lace weight creates an amazingly crisp but woolly fabric. It’s perfect for true knitted lace, with patterning on right side and wrong side rows, which needs to hold a firm block to show it’s full potential. Don’t worry if your lace looks like a crumpled heap before blocking, that’s normal!

100g and 800 metres per skein.

3.53oz and 875 yards per skein.

19 = 1" on US 5, 3.75mm needles.

= 1" on needles.

100% shetland wool

100% pure shetland wool; each skein has 100 grams & 800 yards. This traditional-style "heavy" laceweight is a worsted spun 2ply yarn which produces an amazingly light, warm fabric with a beautiful halo."Shoormal" is the shetland word for the high-tide mark on a beach. Hand wash only.

 

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100% pure shetland wool; each skein has 100 grams & 800 yards. This traditional-style "heavy" laceweight is a worsted spun 2ply yarn which produces an amazingly light, warm fabric with a beautiful halo."Shoormal" is the shetland word for the high-tide mark on a beach. Hand wash only.