Nene is our staple yarn and it is gorgeously soft and versatile. It is spun in Yorkshire from fibre from UK Bluefaced Leicester flocks.

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  • Skeins dyed in variegated soft blues, greens, and pink Skeins dyed in variegated soft blues, greens, and pink

    Stealing Strawberries – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Inspired by vintage textile art, with soft shades that will almost certainly match your Granny's curtains! This colourway is highly variegated and that makes it a lot of fun to work with because every stitch is different. The gentle colours blend beautifully in the finished project. You can use this for textured as well as simple patterns.
     
    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight - 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • A pile of skeins in sky blue, white, and sandy brown A pile of skeins in sky blue, white, and sandy brown

    On The Cut – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    The Cut is an old boating term for the canal, because it is cut (or dug) into the landscape. So "on the cut" means cruising on the canal, and the colours are reflected in this yarn. Sky blue, white fluffy clouds, and the green-brown sliver of the water. Although quite highly variegated, the colours are light and will allow textured patterns to shine through while lending visual interest to simple ones. The gentle colours blend beautifully in the finished project.

    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight - 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • A pile of skeins of Nene DK in olive mossy green A pile of skeins of Nene DK in olive mossy green

    Moosbedeckter Waldboden – Nene DK 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Moosbedeckter Waldboden: Moss Carpeted Forest Floor
    The ultimate mossy green! It works up with a subtle variance in tone, bringing texture and life to your project.
     
    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: DK weight - 225m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in the UK, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • 12 mini skeins in a dark toned rainbow 12 mini skeins in a jewel toned rainbow

    Rainbow Mini Skein Sets

    GBP £48.00
    What's your Rainbow Personality?
    Scroll down to view the characteristics of the 6 types of Mini Skein Rainbow we have available.
     
    Nene 4 Ply Mini:
    Each of these sets comprise 12 mini skeins in a tonal rainbow
    Fibre Content: 100% Superwash Bluefaced Leicester
    Specification (per skein): 4 Ply / Fingering weight - 80m / 20g
    Specification (per set): 960m / 240g
    Fibre: Sourced in the UK
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • 5 crimson mini skeins in a gradient from dark to light 5 jade green mini skeins in a gradient from dark to light

    Gradient Mini Skein Sets

    GBP £20.00
    What's your Colour Mood today?
    Scroll down to view the characteristics of the 13 types of Mini Skein Gradient we have available.
     
    Nene 4 Ply Mini:
    Each of these sets comprise 5 mini skeins in a monochrome gradient
    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification (per skein): 4 Ply / Fingering weight - 80m / 20g
    Specification (per set): 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced in the UK
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • A grey crocheted blanket with rainbow stripes lays draped over a sofa. A rainbow of 12 mini skeins cycling from dark - to bright - to dark colours again

    Stormy Rainbow Mini Skein Set

    GBP £48.00
    Nene 4 Ply Mini Skein Set:
    This set comprises 12 mini skeins for the Stormy Rainbow blanket designed by Fay Dashper-Hughes and published in Issue 127 of Inside Crochet.
     
    The original blanket also used 3 skeins of RiverKnits BFL 4 Ply (now Nene 4 Ply) in colourway Steinchen.
     
    Blanket photo credit: Leanne Jade Photography
     
    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification (per skein): 4 Ply / Fingering weight - 80m / 20g
    Specification (per set): 960m / 240g
    Fibre: Sourced in the UK
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • Skeins of Nectarine dyed in variegated warm purples, browns, and golden mustard Skeins of Nectarine dyed in variegated warm purples, browns, and golden mustard

    Nectarine – Nene DK 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Luscious purples and sweet golden browns meet in this fruit-inspired colourway. We love how the warm tones blend as they are worked up in this variegated yarn.
     
    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: DK weight - 225m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in the UK, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • Skeins dyed in variegated wine red, browns, and blue-green Skeins dyed in variegated wine red, browns, and blue-green

    Morris – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Inspired by William Morris, the British craftsman and activist. He is well regarded for his contributions to the revival of the British textile arts. This colourway is highly variegated and that makes it a lot of fun to work with because every stitch is different. The warm hues blend beautifully in the finished project. You can use this for textured as well as simple patterns.
     
    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight - 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • Skeins of Feisty Fox - a burnt orange and red colourway Skeins of Feisty Fox - a burnt orange and red colourway

    Feisty Fox – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Sometimes you really need a good burnt orange. Or at least that's how we felt when we came up with this colourway! The fiery reds and oranges will keep you toasty for sure. This one is subtly variegated and won't hide textured patterns.

    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight - 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • Skeins of the Nectarine colourway - warm and rich purples, reds and browns Skeins of the Nectarine colourway - warm and rich purples, reds and browns

    Nectarine – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Luscious purples and sweet golden browns meet in this fruit-inspired colourway. We love how the warm tones blend as they are worked up in this variegated yarn.

    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight - 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • Skeins in a deep sapphire blue Skeins in a deep sapphire blue

    Unterwasserwelt – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Unterwasserwelt: Underwater World
    With hints of inky sapphires, this colourway sits somewhere between navy and royal blue. It works up with a subtle variance in tone, bringing texture and life to your project.

    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight - 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • Skeins in a dark teal turquoise Skeins in a dark teal turquoise

    Sommerlicher Nachthimmel – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Sommerlicher Nachthimmel: Summertime Night Sky
    A dreamy turquoise teal, this colourway looks stunning by itself and can also be paired with both warm and cool colours. It works up with a subtle variance in tone, bringing texture and life to your project.

    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight – 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • Skeins in a gentle blue-green Skeins in a gentle blue-green

    Salzbrise – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Salzbrise: Salt Breeze
    This soft blue-green reminds us of sea glass and days at the beach. It works up with a subtle variance in tone, bringing texture and life to your project.
     
    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight - 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • Skeins in a warm golden mustard yellow Skeins in a warm golden mustard yellow

    Erntedank – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Erntedank: Harvest Thanks
    A warm golden mustard, this colourway is reminiscent of late summer days. It works up with a subtle variance in tone, bringing texture and life to your project.

    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight - 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • A pile of skeins of Nene 4 Ply in ginger brown A pile of skeins of Nene 4 Ply in ginger brown

    Rost – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Rost: Rust
    Why must corrosion be so pretty? There are also cinnamon and ginger hints in this warm colourway. It works up with a subtle variance in tone, bringing texture and life to your project.
     
    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight - 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • A pile of skeins of Nene 4 Ply in forest green A pile of skeins of Nene 4 Ply in forest green

    Tannenbaum – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Tannenbaum: Christmas Tree
    This deep forest green is great all year round. It works up with a subtle variance in tone, bringing texture and life to your project.
     
    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight - 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • A pile of skeins of Nene 4 Ply in olive mossy green A pile of skeins of Nene 4 Ply in olive mossy green

    Moosbedeckter Waldboden – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Moosbedeckter Waldboden: Moss Carpeted Forest Floor
    The ultimate mossy green! It works up with a subtle variance in tone, bringing texture and life to your project.

    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight - 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • Skeins of Zwergpflaume, a deep plum colour Skeins of Zwergpflaume, a deep plum colour

    Zwergpflaume – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Zwergpflaume: Damson
    A luxurious plum purple, this colourway is sophisticated and looks great on a wide range of skin tones. It works up with a subtle variance in tone, bringing texture and life to your project.

    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight - 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • Weißdornbeeren skeins dyed in a deep rich red Weißdornbeeren skeins dyed in a deep rich red

    Weißdornbeeren – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Weißdornbeeren: Hawthorn Berries
    A deep, rich red, just like the berries. It works up with a subtle variance in tone, bringing texture and life to your project.
     
    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight - 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • A pile of chocolate chestnut brown skeins A pile of chocolate chestnut brown skeins

    Kastanie – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Kastanie: Chestnut
    Rich, chocolate brown or chestnut depending on how the light catches the yarn. It works up with a subtle variance in tone, bringing texture and life to your project.

    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight - 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • A pile of mid grey skeins A pile of mid grey skeins

    Steinchen – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Steinchen: Pebble
    Taking its name from the smooth and tactile little stones, but the sheen of the yarn gives it an almost metallic quality. It works up with a subtle variance in tone, bringing texture and life to your project.

    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight - 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • Skeins in a very light silver Skeins in a very light silver

    Silbermond – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Silbermond: Silver Moon
    The lightest of silver greys, a true neutral that lends itself well to warm and cool colours, but also stands up on its own. It works up with a subtle variance in tone, bringing texture and life to your project.
     
    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight - 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • Skeins in a dusky rose pink Skeins in a dusky rose pink

    Brombeer-Zweig – Nene 4 Ply 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Brombeer-Zweig: Bramble-Twig
    A romantic dusky rose pink. It works up with a subtle variance in tone, bringing texture and life to your project.
     
    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: 4 ply / fingering weight - 400m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in Yorkshire, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire
  • Weißdornbeeren skeins dyed in a deep rich red Weißdornbeeren skeins dyed in a deep rich red

    Weißdornbeeren – Nene DK 100g

    GBP £19.90
    Weißdornbeeren: Hawthorn Berries
    A deep, rich red, just like the berries. It works up with a subtle variance in tone, bringing texture and life to your project.
     
    Fibre Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester Wool
    Specification: DK weight - 225m / 100g
    Fibre: Sourced from UK flocks
    Processing: Spun in the UK, hand dyed by us in Northamptonshire

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