4oz. Skein, 2 Ply, Sport Weight Yarn
This is a good weight yarn for stockings and women's mitts. Blue in shades ranging from dark to light was among the most common colors for stockings in the 18th century. 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 Saturday 15 November, 2008.