Whimbrel

colors
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regatta

Regal burgundy

haze

Pale, ballet pink, bright and fresh

bowsprit

Pinky, sophisticated mauve

tiller

Pale beige, warm and creamy

windlass

Soft and silvery, with a warm cast

waterline

A pale cloud blue

starboard

A good, classic navy

jetty

A deep, dark green, ever so slightly blue-toned

meridian

Jewel-toned teal

rhumb

A rich, burnt orange

abyss

Inky off-black

sail

Unfettered cream on the white side, cotton without dye

Whimbrel

specifications
100% California Cleaner Cotton™ / Grown, Spun, dyed in USA
Worsted weight
180yd [165m] / 100g
4.5 sts / inch on size US 7 [4.5 mm] needles

Big sister to Willet, our worsted weight Whimbrel is sourced from the same high-quality, responsibly grown Cleaner Cotton. (Visit our blog to get the full scoop on this amazing fiber!) The fiber's long staple length yields a deliciously soft yarn with a hint of pretty sheen. At a gauge of 4.5 stitches per inch, this versatile 3-ply cotton yarn is destined to become a true workhorse, suitable for garments, shawls, and accessories for all seasons.

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