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Kelbourne Woolens

Cricket

Cricket

Regular price ¥3,900
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Cricket Colors: 006 black

Quite possibly our favorite yarn, Cricket is a single-ply authentic Donegal tweed yarn that knits up lighter than air! It is a versatile light DK to sport weight, depending on your preference, and is perfect for season-spanning sweaters. Cricket can be knit densely for creating colorwork that really pops, or you can knit it loosely for an ethereal lightweight quality for soft, next-to-the-skin wear. The 415 yard skein is ample, and many projects can be completed in a single skein. It is spun at the same mill in Donegal, Ireland where the Lucky Tweed is spun, and comes in a range of 19 rich colors, evoking the dramatic Irish landscape.

A traditional sign of good luck, a cricket is a symbol of abundance and vitality, and their cheerful song is a harbinger of good things to come. We couldn’t think of a more auspicious name for the little sister to our Aran weight yarn, Lucky Tweed. We think this Irish tweed yarn might become your next favorite.

Specifications

Fiber Content 100% Merino Wool
Lenth 415 yards (380 meters) / 100 gram hank
Gauge 22-26 sts = 4” (10 cm)
Needles US 2-4 (2.75-3.5 mm)
Care Hand wash cool, lay flat to dry
Origin Made in Donegal, Ireland

Shipping & Returns

Shipping
We ship Monday through Thursdays from Philadelphia, USA. Orders received after 4pm are considered received the following business day. We ship via UPS, worldwide.

Returns/Exchange
Returns of tagged, unwound yarn in original condition will be accepted within 30 days of date of original purchase. Initiate a return here. Email shop@kelbournewoolens.com to initiate an exchange.

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Lisa Michael
Cricket

I don't like single ply yarn, but this one, I absolutely LOVE. It is so easy to use and lovely to work with.
Shipping from this company is absolutely amazing!

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M.H.

Incredible

Made by knitters, for knitters

Kate and Courtney met while working in a local yarn store in Philadelphia, PA; Courtney was a new mom and Kate was in her final year of grad school. Together they founded Kelbourne Woolens at Kate's kitchen table, and have been working side by side ever since. 

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