Wool is one of the most versatile fibres being available from a huge variety of sheep all with different characteristics and textures.
Wool yarns can be incredibly soft and smooth or rough and rugged depending on where in the world the sheep lives. Yarns spun from wool are used in every element of textiles from delicate lacemaking to industrial carpets and our selection has a variety that can be used for a wide range of crafts.
Wool has great thermal properties, it's economical and buying British also means it's a very eco yarn as sheep are free range, fair trade, the air miles are minimal and you're supporting British farming & so a fantastic option all round.
Wool dyes brilliantly into rich colours using hot water dyes and unless it has been treated it will also felt - transforming the open yarn into a thick fabric giving even more creative possibilities.