BoJo's Brexshit Bonanza! - Lady Persephone Sock - Bluefaced Leicester & Nylon


DYED TO ORDER! Image shown is on Lady Persephone Sock.

Remember our colourway BREXSHIT from earlier this year? Well as we watch in horror as the UK goes to hell in a handcart, we thought we'd bring a follow-up to the original yarn with BOJO'S BREXSHIT BONANZA! Complete with EU-Blue to work alongside your original skein or as a standalone colourway.

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Also available as dye to order on Grande Merino DK and The Bluefaced Baron DK.

Please allow us a maximum of 3 weeks to get this dyed before shipping although we aim to get it out the door much faster. Ta! If ordering ready to ship items at the same time, these will be sent with your BoJo.

The Countess hates to describe her products as a workhouse yarn but the reality is, this yarn is so universal in purposes, that it actually is.

The long staple length of the smooth lustre Bluefaced Leicester wool (a British breed of sheep who look like they have tonnes of personality) combined with a touch of nylon, make this a soft yet incredibly durable yarn. 

We hate to describe it as multi-purpose because that doesn't sound particularly glamorous but if you were stashing yarn with wild abandon, you cannot go wrong with this base. It is perfect for socks, shawls and sweaters alike so once you finally figure out what your yarn will evolve into, it's just going to work out. 

It's not quite as soft as merino but it will barely pill at all. Say goodbye to shaving your knitwear with this fabulous yarn base. The colours are glossy on this yarn and thanks to the superwash treatment, machine washable too.

Country of Origin British wool spun in Peru
Fibre Composition 75% superwash Bluefaced Leicester & 25% Nylon
Yarn Weight Fingering / 4ply weight / Sock yarn
Skein Weight 100 grams / 3.5 oz
Length 425 metres / 464 yards
Needle Size 2.25 - 3.5mm
Notes about hand dyed yarn

Yarns are unique and there will be small differences between skeins, even if dyed in the same batch

Washing instructions

Hand wash or machine wash in cool water and lie flat to dry

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