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The Fibre Co. Cumbria

The Fibre Co. Cumbria

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Cumbria is a classic worsted spun yarn in saturated colours inspired by the lakes and hills. In combining the brown wool from English Masham with a fine Mohair from Argentina, a strength, lustre and warmth is produced that is ideal for handmade staples. These two fibres are blended with a fine South American Merino to give the final yarn the softness and beautiful hand that defines The Fibre Co. yarns. The resulting light brown-grey shade is then over-dyed creating lovely deep saturated colours. The cream shade and all heathers use a natural ecru Masham. Fabrics knit from Cumbria are made for long walks across sheep-grazed fells and valleys or a homebody’s favourite sweater.

Yarn weight: DK

Hank weight: 100g

Fibre: 60% Merino wool, 30% Masham wool and 10% mohair

Length: 216 m / 236 yds per 100g hank

Gauge: 18-20 sts per 10 cm / 4 in

Needle size: 4-5 mm / 6-8 US

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