Whirls of fibre attached to a sold core. Loops of fibre stand out when knitted.
Blend of two or more fibres. Eg wool or cotton core with sythetic wrap.
Cotton/synthetic mix, luxurious fibres bound to a strong core.
Fleecy effect - woollen fleece-look.
Fluffy, feminine, light and warm.
Unique colour Effects. One-off colour batches. We recommend that you visit KnitOwl's Richmond North Yorskhire store to see shades in daylight .
Looped ply - traps air, increases warmth of knitted garment.
Loose Silk fibre strands.
Shimmering metallic polyester fibres.
More than one strand of spun fibre. Various thicknesses. Often multicoloured.
Similar to tape yarn but wider. Often synthetic.
Novelty yarn for scarves and trims
Fibre Varies in thickness along length. Uneven and lumpy. Often hand spun.
Classic fibre mix of yarns and woven cloth. Often contrasting colours producing flecked appearance.