Jamiesons of Shetland Wools for Hand Knitting - Jamiesons Shetland wools are grown and spun on Shetland, in the North Sea, Scotland. Shetlands rich hand knitting tradition continues today and Shetland knitters still create beautiful lace shawls, gloves, mittens, hats and Fair Isle garments. In 5 weights and in hundreds of dyed, heather and natural shades, the design potential of Jamieson's Shetland wool is without limit. Simply Shetland offers full pattern support in our beautiful annual knitting books, introduced each Fall.
Jameison offers 100% shetland wool 2-ply yarn in skeins of 115 yards. This wool knits to a gauge of 30-33 sts/32-35 rows = 4" on US 2-3 needles. This yarn is available in 161 shades.