Happy Owl Bluefaced Leicester DK yarn, superwash, choice of colours

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This listing is for a 100g skein of hand dyed DK weight yarn on my Happy Owl base. Happy Owl is a fantastic 100% superwash British Bluefaced Leicester which is super soft and gobbles up the dye and makes for very vibrantly coloured yarns. This makes a versatile base for any other items which call for this weight of yarn, and is a pleasure to knit or crochet.

This new, repeatable range of semi-solid colourways is new for 2021. Perfect for garments and accessories, I hope that this will become your go-to DK yarn. I usually have all colourways in stock, but if I need to dye more for you I will advise you how long it will take. So long as I have the yarn here I can generally dye it the same or the following day. If I need to place an order it may take a couple of extra days, depending on how quickly my supplier can get the yarn to me!

This yarn is hand dyed with professional grade acid dyes and then rinsed after the dyeing process. However, please hand wash to preserve the colour and please be aware that there may be a small amount of dye bleeding out in the first wash (although this is unusual because I am very thorough with my rinsing). Drying in direct sunlight can also fade the colour over time, so where possible, please avoid.

Each skein is 100g and has 225m/246yards.

Please bear in mind that I dye skeins in small batches through kettle dyeing and hand painting. This leads to small variations even between skeins in the same dye lot so if you have a large project in mind, please contact me so that I can make sure you get skeins as closely matching as possible or I can custom dye a specific quantity up for you. Also please bear in mind that whilst every effort is made to ensure the photograph accurately reflects the yarn colour monitors do vary.

If you have any questions, please contact me at hello@owlaboutyarn.com