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  • May 28, 2024 2 min read

    DK Yarn UK - Hand Dyed by FelinFach

    Yarn Shop Online UK

    Within our hand dyed yarn Collection is our new range of DK Yarn UK. This is mostly British wool spun in Yorkshire and hand dyed in small batches in Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK. All yarn is hand dyed with ethically sourced natural dyes, there are no exceptions! Occasionally, undyed DK yarn is also available for you to dye yourself.

    What is DK Yarn or Wool in the UK

    DK (or double knitting) yarn is 8-ply, or double the weight of standard 4 ply yarn. DK yarns is versatile and suitable for a variety of knitting and crochet projects. It’s commonly used for knitting sweaters, scarves, and hats. The thickness of DK yarn makes it a perfect choice for projects that require a balance of lightweight and warmth.

    Lots of different Hand Dyed Yarn bases available in our online shop including, BFL Gotland, Merino Donegal NEP, Polwarth, Alpaca BFL Shetland, Wensleydale and Wooltrace yarns and others.

    DK Yarn UK - Examples of BFL Gotland, Alpaca BFL Shetland, Wensleydale and Wooltrace Yarns


    New Website Introductory Offers 5% - 15% off

    Our new Hand Dyed Yarn Collection Pages have been launched with a signifcantly expanded and improved range of hand dyed yarn. Discounts are automatically applied in the Checkout - no codes needed.

    The Introductory Offers apply to ALL Hand Dyed Yarn Collections/Products, including all DK Yarns (but no other website products), specifically.

    1. Buy any one product and get 5% off that product.
    2. Buy any two products and get 10% off each product.
    3. Buy any three (or more) products and get 15% off each product.


    Indie Dyer - Experienced Natural Dye Tutor

    In addition to making indie hand dyed yarn, we offer natural dye craft courses and workshops. In an interview with the Knitter Magazine, the Knitter commented, "Taking inspiration from the landscapes of the Pembrokeshire coastline, Karen Morgan of FelinFach produces gorgeous, indie hand-dyed yarns". The Knitter's article is in the series on Artisan Yarn Makers and explores our processes for hand dyeing yarns with natural dyes and also our natural dye Craft Courses.

    Indie yarn dyers UK - experienced natural dye tutor for craft courses

    Yarn Shop

    Online Yarn Shop UK

    Complementing our hand dyed yarn, we have handmade ceramic yarn bowls and leading brands in the knitting, crochet and crafting world, such as Cocoknits, Cohana, LYKKE, muud, Re:Designed and Thread and Maple. Also available are knitting, crafting and crochet books and magazines from world leading publishers, such as Faire and Laine.



    About FelinFach

    Welsh Blankets - Traditional Caernarfon poercullis patterns, contemporary colourspatterns Wool Throws - Hand woven in Wales Chandlery - Hand Poured Candles, Reed diffusers and wax melts - handmade in Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK. Hand dyed yarn, dyed only with natural dyes Craft Courses - Natural Dyeing Gift Cards - By Post or by Email 


    Located in Pembrokeshire Wales, our ethos is defined in the three words...


    We are a proud supporter of Americymru, the Campaign for WoolGlobal Welsh and Red Dragon America.


    Last updated 28th May 2024

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