This is an aran weight Blue Faced Leicester yarn from West Yorkshire Spinners. The shade is Cherry which is red - a blue red rather than an orange one.
Wool from the Blue Faced Leicester is considered to be one of the finest in the UK. It has a sheen and is long-stapled, curly or crimped with a soft handle.
The yarn is sourced and spun in the UK andt is very soft and silky and lovely to knit with.
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