Debbie Bliss Blue Faced Leicester Aran Yarn, 50g
To achieve optimum results, we cross check yarns ordered from JohnLewis.com to ensure they all carry the same dye lot number. This means that all yarns ordered in a single transaction will come from the same dye lot.Make cosy, autumnal pieces with beautiful Blue Faced Leicester Aran. This 100% wool yarn is available in a palette of gorgeous, muted shades.
- 100% wool
- Needle Size
- 18 sts and 24 rows
- Washing Instructions
- Hand wash
- Weight Information Unpackaged weight
- Yarn Length
"As a fashion designer specialising in hand knits I am not only interested in and aware of current and future trends but also excited by the possibilities and versatility of the knitted fabric .
It is very important to me that my designs flatter all shapes and sizes, on certain lengths I will use " A “ lines so that the garment is not tight around the hips or on jackets use tailoring and subtle shaping to create a waist . The privilege of having my own yarn brand means that I can swatch my yarns, discover their qualities and strengths, whether they drape or have crisp stitch detail for example , and this will also inspire the look of the collection.
When working with my two A/W yarns FALKLAND ARAN and LHASA, the classic nature of the Falkland yarn immediately made me think of traditional stitches and generous , sporty shapes whilst the luxurious fibres of LHASA inspired simple but elegant styles to show off the beauty of the fabric.
There is no specific age for the woman I have in mind when I design. My philosophy is to create fashion led knits that when worn will take on the personality of the wearer whatever age. I am lucky enough to work with a young team, my daughter Nell and design assistant Abbie Butler have pieces from the Debbie Bliss and Conway and Bliss collections but wear them differently depending on their own personal style. Similarly I will wear the same garment styled in a way that makes it feel right for me. A popular feature on my blog has been to photograph selected designs on women of all ages and with different shapes to show how they can be look great on everyone.
This is a very exciting time for hand knitting and I'm looking forward to sharing my new designs and new yarns."
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Standard delivery within 5 working days
Click & collect from John Lewis and Waitrose shops tomorrow from 2pm
Collect+ from a local shop from Tuesday