We would like to introduce you to Debbie Bliss Fine Donegal.
Debbie Bliss Fine Donegal
Fine Donegal comes in a stunning array of colours; it is perfectly skin soft and will suit both garments and accessories.
It is a single ply yarn that has a textural and tweed effect.
Whatever you make with this yarn it will have a rich, classic, traditional and well bred British look.
Here are the specs on this yarn:
Debbie Bliss Fine Donegal is a lovely soft fingering weight yarn that is available in a stunning array of colours.
We see this yarn as perfect to knit garments for men and women yet soft enough for neck hugging accessories.
Make your favourite shawl pattern with this yarn or a design from the Debbie Bliss collection for this yarn. (Fine Donegal)
Fibre: 95% Merino Wool, 5% Cashmere
Ball: 100 grams, 380 M, 415 yds
Knitting Gauge: 26 st & 38 rows per 10 cm or 4″
Suggested Needles: 3.25 or US 3
Care: Hand wash
Shades of Fine Donegal
There are so many patterns that you could use for this yarn.
We think many of the Brooklyn Tweed patterns would be wonderful in Fine Donegal (it is much softer than Loft!).
We stock printed copies of many of these designs in the shop or you can purchase them online.
Debbie Bliss has created 13 patterns for this yarn in her collection for Fine Donegal.
Here a few of our favourites from this collection. The Fine Donegal collection is available at the shop or on our webstore.
Lacy shawl in Debbie Bliss Fine Donegal using two balls of Autumn Gold shade 05.
Vintage Leaf Sweater, knit with 3 balls Debbie Bliss Fine Donegal – Winter Rose shade 08
Cabled Sweater knit with 5 or 6 balls of Debbie Bliss Fine Donegal in Bark shade 04.
Raglan Sweater is knit with Debbie Bliss Fine Donegal in Terracotta 06 using 5 or 6 balls of yarn. This relaxed fit pullover will be very comfortable and useful to wear in this great soft yarn.
Guernsey is a classic sweater with a very British Look, knit with 3 to 5 balls of Debbie Bliss Fine Donegal in Deep Red shade 07.
Shawl with Lace Edging. Shawl is knit in Debbie Bliss Fine Donegal using 3 balls of Sky shade 16. The generous size of this shawl makes it classic piece that you will keep for years.
Circular Yoke Sweater is a classic knit in Fine Donegal with the main colour of Blackberry.
We hope you get to enjoy this lovely yarn. Give up a call or an email if you would like more information.