Delamere Dress Yarn Pack (pre-order)

Pre-order the yarn for your very own Delamere Dress, as featured in the fantastic new book by Making Stories (designed by Australian Knitwear designer Rhi Owens)!

The yarn is British Bluefaced Leicester and Masham Worsted spun in Yorkshire and hand-dyed in the colours of Sherwood, each skein is 160m/ 100g.

To pre-order your yarn pack:

  • Select the number of skeins you wish to purchase from the drop-down menu and then go to checkout.
  • In the comments box state the colour that you would like your yarn pack to be. 
  • Complete your purchase.
  • At Sherwood Yarn we will then dye your yarn as a special order!

Please note: Bluefaced Leicester and Masham worsted colourways are only available for this yarn pack. Please message us if you have any questions :)

£96.00

  • 0.6 kg
  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days1

Wood Sorrel (Aran)

A completely British yarn, spun in Yorkshire. Bluefaced Leicester (75%) and Masham (25%).

100g hank. Length 160m.

£16.00

  • 0.1 kg
  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days1

Autumn Bronze (Aran)

A completely British yarn, spun in Yorkshire. Bluefaced Leicester (75%) and Masham (25%).

100g hank. Length 160m.

£16.00

  • 0.1 kg
  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days1

Meden (Aran)

Meden is a stunning aqua hue with a complex tonal blend of bluey greens. The clear fresh waters of the Meden meander their way through the great ancient Forest. Native wildlife thrives in and by it. In places the Meden has been harnessed to power long ceased textile mills, these now provide a brooding romantic reminder of the birth of the industrial revolution.

A completely British yarn, spun in Yorkshire. Bluefaced Leicester (75%) and Masham (25%).

100g hank. Length 160m.

£16.00

  • 0.1 kg
  • Sold Out

Wild Orchid (Aran)

Wild Orchid is a semi-solid delicate pink with amazing sheen. The splash of pink of the common spotted and bee orchids are to be found in glades throughout Sherwood and even in Nottingham city centre on undisturbed ground.

A completely British yarn, spun in Yorkshire. Bluefaced Leicester (75%) and Masham (25%).

100g hank. Length 160m.

£16.00

  • 0.1 kg
  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days1

Damson (Aran)

Damson is a rich velvety deep plum colour. Wild Damson trees can be found in the ancient hedgerows and winding lanes that cross Sherwood.

A completely British yarn, spun in Yorkshire. Bluefaced Leicester (75%) and Masham (25%).

100g hank. Length 160m.

£16.00

  • 0.1 kg
  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days1

Will (Aran)

Will. A fiery deep scarlet named after a close associate of Robin Hood. Will had a fondness for bright red clothes and would certainly have been tempted by the hues and tonal variations of this blazing shade. This worsted weight yarn is amazingly soft and very squishy.

A completely British yarn, spun in Yorkshire. Bluefaced Leicester (75%) and Masham (25%).

100g hank. Length 160m.

£16.00

  • 0.1 kg
  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days1

Papplewick(Aran)

Papplewick. A wonderful teal shade with tonal blue green hues.  Papplewick is a village situated just outside Nottingham marking the southern gateway to Sherwood Forest. A pump house there has supplied Nottingham with clean fresh water from Victorian times. This worsted weight yarn is amazingly soft and very squishy.

A completely British yarn, spun in Yorkshire. Bluefaced Leicester (75%) and Masham (25%).

100g hank. Length 160m.

£16.00

  • 0.1 kg
  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days1

Lichen (Aran)

Lichen has subtle variations in tone, ranging from greens, yellows and greys. Lichens are  commonly found vibrantly decorating both limestone walls and rocky outcrops. This worsted weight yarn is amazingly soft and very squishy.

A completely British yarn, spun in Yorkshire. Bluefaced Leicester (75%) and Masham (25%).

100g hank. Length 160m.

£16.00

  • 0.1 kg
  • Sold Out

Greendale (Aran)

Greendale is a majestic olive hue with subtle tonal variations. The inspiration for this colourway is the ancient Greendale oak, which was of such stature that in 1724 an opening was created that allowed a "carriage or three horsemen abreast" to pass through. This worsted weight yarn is amazingly soft and very squishy.

A completely British yarn, spun in Yorkshire. Bluefaced Leicester (75%) and Masham (25%).

100g hank. Length 160m.

£16.00

  • 0.1 kg
  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days1

Limestone (Aran)

Limestone is a natural yarn of Bluefaced Leicester and Masham, containing hints of creams, greys and fawn. Limestone buildings and walls are sprinkled around sherwood, wherever this beautiful stone is found locally. This worsted yarn is amazingly soft and very squishy.

A completely British yarn, spun in Yorkshire. Bluefaced Leicester (75%) and Masham (25%).

100g hank. Length 160m.

£16.00

  • 0.1 kg
  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days1