4oz. Skein, 3 Ply Yarn
Blue in shades ranging from dark to light was among the most common colors for stockings in the 18th century. Midnight blue was the most common color for Scotch bonnets as well. In Wenches, Wives and Servant Girls in 1774, "Run away . . . a servant girl . . . had on, and took with her . . . coarse blue stockings".
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This product was added to our catalog on Friday 13 November, 2015.