Victorian 2-Ply Wool Yarn

Yarn line #162

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Victorian 2-Ply Wool Yarn details:
Fiber content: 100% Wool. Gauge is 6-7 stitches on sz 3-5. Yardage: 1485 yards/lb. ( 325 yards/100 g hank. ) Fine yarn, standard yarn weight 2. Wraps/inch (wpi) 14. Weaving tabby sett 8 to 10. Weaving twill sett 10 to 12.

Victorian 2-Ply Wool Yarn description:

Halcyon Yarn's Signature Victorian 2-Ply Wool is a versatile, simple sport weight yarn excellent for hand knitting or machine knitting and Victorian 2-ply is especially nice in multi-color work. Victorian 2-ply wool is an excellent wool weaving yarn. Weavers enjoy using 2-Ply Wool as warp and weft for shawls, scarves, blankets, and outerwear pieces. Our exclusive Victorian sport weight wool offers a much broader range of colors than most sport weight wools, making it an ideal yarn for colorful fair isle and multi-color sweater designs. Victorian Wool's softness is derived from a lofty spin in each ply with a slightly softer twisting than in many woolen-spun 2-ply yarns, it will soften and loft up even more when washed or fulled and the low pilling adds a long life to any piece.

Halcyon's Signature Victorian Collection yarns are custom spun exclusively for Halcyon Yarn and dyed in the USA. You'll find that each of these yarns is gorgeous and economical on it's own or combined with other yarns. The Victorian yarns offer a broad and interchangeable color palette so they coordinate beautifully with each other. Our Victorian yarns couldn't be prettier or easier to work with!

Weavers, alternate Victorian 2-Ply warp or tabby weft with Victorian Bouclé or Victorian Brushed Mohair for pattern in overshot or summer and winter. Knitters and crocheters will love double-stranding any two Victorian styles together on size 10.5 knitting needles (size K or larger crochet hook) at 3 stitches per inch for a personalized “designer” bulky yarn.

Care: Hand wash in cool water and lay flat to dry, or dry clean. Mothproofed.

Weaving tip: If you're having trouble maintaining your selvedges in balanced weaves, especially with a soft warp and light tension you might have when using the Victorian yarns, try using a strand of Pearl Cotton as a floating selvedge. These threads can be tensioned more tightly than the rest of the warp to maintain width by adding a hanging weight, then pulled out before washing.

Feel & see with a yarn sample card: Victorian Collection Sample Card for 3.50/ea.

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Victorian 2-Ply Wool is wonderful in these book based projects:

product image for item number 59670600Book name: The Natural Knitter
Architectural Rib Pullover, on pg. 86.
Materials needed: Knitting needles size 3 & 4, 16" size 3, double point size 4, stitch markers, stitch holders, safety pins, tapestry needle..

We love Victorian 2-Ply Wool Yarn in these patterns:


Knitting patterns Lush Victorian Mohair Throw - Victorian 2-Ply and Mohair - Pattern download

Lush Victorian Mohair Throw - Victorian 2-Ply and Mohair - Pattern download

We love the looks and sumptuous feel of this throw. Knit two of Halcyon Yarn's Signature yarns together for this luxury... →more

Weaving patterns Metro Bag - Victorian 2-Ply and Classic Rug Wool - Pattern download

Metro Bag - Victorian 2-Ply and Classic Rug Wool - Pattern download

Try this fascinating weave sturcture, using a 4-shaft loom to create a “big rib” texture in a slightly felted fabric. The... →more

Knitting patterns Lush Victorian Mohair Throw - Victorian 2-Ply and Mohair

Lush Victorian Mohair Throw - Victorian 2-Ply and Mohair

We love the looks and sumptuous feel of this throw. Knit two of Halcyon Yarn's Signature yarns together for this luxury... →more

Knitting patterns Twist Collective Printed Pattern Hardanger Cardigan in Victorian 2 ply. Print Edition

Twist Collective Printed Pattern Hardanger Cardigan in Victorian 2 ply. Print Edition

The body of the Hardandger cardigan is knit in one piece to the armholes. The sleeves are knit in the round to the armholes,... →more

Knitting patterns Knitbot Sycamore Vest - Pattern download

Knitbot Sycamore Vest - Pattern download

Simple knit and purl stitches create a ribbed texture, not unlike the bark of a tree. A lovely loose fit works over a t-shirt... →more

Knitting patterns Knitbot Spring Ribbed Cardigan - Pattern download

Knitbot Spring Ribbed Cardigan - Pattern download

A fresh, three-season cardigan to add to your wardrobe.

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Knitting patterns Harper Vest - Flywheel Pattern Harrisville Designs

Harper Vest - Flywheel Pattern Harrisville Designs

The Harper Vest keeps your child warm in style! A henley-style vest with a mix of modern and traditional... →more

Knitting patterns Coveside Tunic - Seguin Collection - Victorian 2-Ply, Boucle, Mohair

Coveside Tunic - Seguin Collection - Victorian 2-Ply, Boucle, Mohair

This tunic was inspired by the gorgeous coordinated colors and textures of the Victorian family of Halcyon Yarn. Light, soft... →more

Knitting patterns Cobble Stone Cove Throw - Seguin Collection

Cobble Stone Cove Throw - Seguin Collection

Quick and easy afghan with big block design combines 5 strands of Halcyon’s Signature Yarns from the Victorian Collection; 3... →more

Knitting patterns Fitzgerald Cardigan - Flywheel Pattern Harrisville Designs

Fitzgerald Cardigan - Flywheel Pattern Harrisville Designs

This flattering geometric-inspired cardigan is knit from the top down. The dramatic cardigan shape has a deep ribbed collar... →more

Knitting patterns Orwell Scarf/Shawl - Flywheel Pattern Harrisville Designs

Orwell Scarf/Shawl - Flywheel Pattern Harrisville Designs

The Orwell is inspired by classic pashmina shawls. It can be knit in two size options, a larger stole or a smaller scarf.... →more

Knitting patterns Kipling Hat - Flywheel Pattern Harrisville Designs

Kipling Hat - Flywheel Pattern Harrisville Designs

The FlyWHEEL Kipling Hat has a slip-stitch pattern Waffles with ribbed brim. Pick two colors that pop next to each other so... →more

Knitting patterns Hemingway Cardigan - Flywheel Pattern Harrisville Designs

Hemingway Cardigan - Flywheel Pattern Harrisville Designs

This modern take on a classic cabled cardigan features a wide scoop neck, cable-and-rib detailing, and gentle waist shaping... →more

Knitting patterns Steinbeck Mitts - Flywheel Pattern Harrisville Designs

Steinbeck Mitts - Flywheel Pattern Harrisville Designs

A quick and easy one skein project these fingerless mitts are stretchy and comfortable.

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Knitting patterns Kulin Women's Vest- Ella Rae Sport

Kulin Women's Vest- Ella Rae Sport

Two color vest knit in sport weight yarn is just the right layer for 3 season wear.

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Knitting patterns Yatala Cowl and  Yarra Hat - Ella Rae Sport

Yatala Cowl and Yarra Hat - Ella Rae Sport

Yatala cowl and Yarra hat are knit with sport weight yarn. Cowl takes 3 balls and the hat takes one ball each of two... →more

Knitting patterns Maleny Dolman Sweater - Ella Rae Sport

Maleny Dolman Sweater - Ella Rae Sport

Malena dolman sleeve pullover is knit with sport weight yarn. Roll neck edge and ribbed cuff and hem are knit in pieces and... →more

Knitting patterns Kiama Pullover- Ella Rae Sport

Kiama Pullover- Ella Rae Sport

Dolman short sleeve top with garter lace front panel using sport weight yarn.

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Felted Knitting patterns Kingfisher Messenger Bag - Pattern download

Kingfisher Messenger Bag - Pattern download

Leave your backpack at home and carry your books or laptop in a personalized 'messenger bag'. Needle felt with a... →more

Knitting patterns Cobble Stone Cove Throw - Seguin Collection - Pattern download

Cobble Stone Cove Throw - Seguin Collection - Pattern download

Quick and easy afghan with big block design combines 5 strands of Halcyon’s Signature Yarns from the Victorian Collection; 3... →more

Knitting patterns Coveside Tunic - Seguin Collection - Victorian 2-Ply, Boucle, Mohair - Pattern download

Coveside Tunic - Seguin Collection - Victorian 2-Ply, Boucle, Mohair - Pattern download

This tunic was inspired by the gorgeous coordinated colors and textures of the Victorian family of Halcyon Yarn. Light, soft... →more

Knitting patterns Belka Mittens and  Wilga Hat - Ella Rae Sport

Belka Mittens and Wilga Hat - Ella Rae Sport

Belka Mittens are a two needle mitten using sport weight yarn as is the Wilga beanie. Each are a one ball... →more

Knitting patterns Twist Collective Printed Pattern Pinion Cardigan in Victorian 2 ply

Twist Collective Printed Pattern Pinion Cardigan in Victorian 2 ply

Pinion is worked in the round from the neck down with a combination yoke and raglan shaping. The feather motif is created... →more

Knitting patterns Noosa Short sleeve Cardi- Ella Rae Sport

Noosa Short sleeve Cardi- Ella Rae Sport

Stylish cardi top knit in sport weight yarn is perfect for layering. Ruffle detail adds a touch of interest at front... →more

Knitting patterns Twist Collective Printed Pattern Sympatico  in Victorian 2 ply

Twist Collective Printed Pattern Sympatico in Victorian 2 ply

Tailored style combined with a comfortable feel make Sympatico well suited for a day at work or a weekend at home. Twist... →more

Knitting patterns Twist Collective Printed Pattern Thornia Cardigan in Victorian 2 ply

Twist Collective Printed Pattern Thornia Cardigan in Victorian 2 ply

Thornia cardigan is worked in the round from the bottom up. Sleeves are joined to the body at the underarms, and circular yoke... →more

Knitting patterns Twist Collective Printed Pattern Forest Mushroom Mittens in Victorian 2 ply

Twist Collective Printed Pattern Forest Mushroom Mittens in Victorian 2 ply

Twist Collective's stranded colorwork mittens feature small geometric patterns, and the accent of Estonian braids at the... →more

Knitting patterns Twist Collective Printed Pattern Cottage Garden Pullover in Victorian 2 ply

Twist Collective Printed Pattern Cottage Garden Pullover in Victorian 2 ply

This popular pattern from Twist Collective can be downloaded from the Twist Collective website or you can order it from us to... →more

Weaving patterns Metro Bag - Victorian 2-Ply and Classic Rug Wool

Metro Bag - Victorian 2-Ply and Classic Rug Wool

Try this fascinating weave sturcture, using a 4-shaft loom to create a “big rib” texture in a slightly felted fabric. The... →more

Felted Knitting patterns Kingfisher Messenger Bag - Deco Rug Wool and Victorian 2 Ply

Kingfisher Messenger Bag - Deco Rug Wool and Victorian 2 Ply

Leave your backpack at home and carry your books or laptop in a personalized messenger bag. Needle felt with a kingfisher or... →more

Knitting patterns Leaf and Lattice Sweater Harrisville Designs

Leaf and Lattice Sweater Harrisville Designs

This sweater is knit in the round to the armholes, then flat to neck. Sleeves are worked from the top... →more



 
 
 
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