Dockside Yarn & Fiber

Dockside Yarn & Fiber

Tarpon Springs, FL

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Hand Dyed Spinning Fiber - BFL - Blue Hawaiian

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Hand Dyed Spinning Fiber - BFL - Blue Hawaiian
$17.50
4oz braid of combed Blue Faced Leicester top, hand dyed in Blue, Aqua and Yellow

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Blue Faced Leicester is known for being fine, silky, and lustrous. The fiber holds up to well to intense wear while still being next to skin soft, which makes it a good candidate for sock yarns. The combing process removes shorter fibers leaving fibers with an impressive staple length of 6 inches. Fiber is next to skin soft at 25 microns, drafts smoothly, and suitable for spinning and felting.

 I hand dye the fiber using the lowest temperatures required to set the dye and handle the fiber as little as possible to prevent felting and preserve softness. This braid has been dyed in vibrant blue, aqua and yellow. This braid will coordinate with Yellow Tang or Boardwalk on the same fiber base.

Because computer monitors vary, you may see colors as slightly different as they are in real life. I try to take pictures that accurately represent the colors of the product. Please message me if you have any questions about the colors, or anything else.

Fiber processed and stored in a smoke free, pet friendly environment.

Additional Information

Yarn Weight N/A
Fiber Choices Wool: Bluefaced Leicester
Color Family Blue, Blue-green, Green, Yellow, Yellow-green
Color Attributes Handdyed, Multi-Color
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