Aubrey Sport is a luxurious blend of Bluefaced Leicester and silk. This combination of fibres takes dye beautifully, creating vivid colours with a lovely sheen.
As a sport weight, Aubrey Sport is ideal for knitting shawls and garments. It blocks beautifully opening up lacework and giving you fabric with plenty of drape!
Aubrey Sport is hand-dyed by Martin's Lab. As will all hand-dyed yarns it is advisable for larger knitting projects to alternative using two skeins to ensure an even blend of colour.
To celebrate this wonderful new yarn, Martin's Lab has curated a pattern book; Homecoming is a beautiful collection of 11 knitting patterns from leading knitwear designers.
Yarn Weight: SportFibre: 55% Superwash Bluefaced Leicester, 45% SilkLength: 300m(328 yds) - 100g skeinCare: Handwash