Red is such a great hue all year round and the favorite of one of the two Ewes. As a traditional Christmas color, we thought it needed a special name, so not just red, but Holly Jolly Red! Done on Tennyson, the neps provide a nice contrast to the bright dyes.
85% Blue Faced Leicester, 15% Nylon NEP
2-ply, 438 yards, 100 grams
27-32 sts / 4 in
NS: US 1-3
Hand dyed using professional grade acid dyes
For best results, hand wash cold and lay flat to dry. May be machine washed in cold water on gentle cycle, laid flat to dry.
As hand-dyed yarn is subject to variation, even with the same dye lot, if using more than one hank in a project, alternate hanks every few rows to compensate for variations in tone and pattern.