John Crane’s DOWN WOOL Blend


Sheep breeds can be sorted into five categories according to their fleeces: Down wools, Fine wools, Long wools, Medium wools and Heritage wools. Green Mountain Spinnery and John Crane Studio present five limited edition undyed yarns each representing the special qualities of its category.

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This 100% sheeps wool yarn blends multiple down wool breeds sourced worldwide.  Down wool fleeces typically have dense, blocky locks with disorganized crimp and excellent insulating qualities. This worsted weight yarn is perfect for soft squishy extra warm garments.

100% Undyed Down Wool This yarn blends fiber from these Down Wool breeds:  Charollais, Clun Forest, Dorset, East Friesian, Eider, Hampshire Down, Harlequin, Oxford, Ryeland, Shropshire, Southdown ‘babydoll’, and Suffolk.

3 strand single ply Worsted Weight
2 oz Approx 140 yds


Additional information

Weight .13 lbs
Dimensions 8 × 1 × 1 in