Ainsworth & Prin
A&P Classic Sock 4ply Mini Bundles
Pickup available at 17 Richmond Hill, London, TW10 6RE, United Kingdom
Usually ready in 24 hours. Collect during shop opening hours (Wednesday to Saturday 11.30am - 4pm)
These gorgeous bundles of Ainsworth & Prin hand-dyed mini skeins are perfect for socks, hats, and other accessories as well as the perfect way to add a little colour to a cowl or your next jumper or cardigan. They make a great gift for the yarn lover in your life or as a treat for yourself.
These bundles contain 5 x 20g skeins of A&Ps much loved 2 ply, fingering weight non mulesed merino and nylon blend. Perfect for beautifully soft and durable socks, hats and other accessories. This plump little yarn gives great stitch definition and takes up the colour brilliantly.
Strawberry Thief and Pink & Rose, specifically, were inspired buy two of William Morris most famous artwork. Strawberry Thief dates from 1883 and is inspired by birds stealing strawberries from the garden. The sample shown in this colour way is a topsy-turvy hand warmer. Pink & Rose is inspired by the Pink & Rose wallpaper designed by William Morris in 1890. The sample sock in Pink & Rose are the Patchwork Quilt Socks by Knitail using Milk & Honey Classic sock as the main colour.
Skein weight and length – Total approx. 100g./365 m (5x20g./73m)Recommended needle – 2.25mm
Fibre – 80% Superwash merino, 20% nylon
Washing – Machine washable on a gentle wool cycle using a mild detergent or hand wash.
Ainsworth & Prin yarn is hand dyed in small batches. They try to achieve consistent colours but each skein is unique so when using more than one skein of a colour in a project they really recommend alternating skeins every couple of rows.