This range is our original Aran weight (thickness) knitting yarn (1.6nm), consisting of 100 % pure new wool. It is suitable for both hand knitting and 5Gg slipstitch/3Gg machine knitting. Using only the best wools, it meets all the requirements of modern yarn yet with its large flecks and having been spun in the traditional woolen spun method it has all the ingredients of the traditional homespun Donegal. It is available for the Irish market ‘Clean on Cone’ - Washed on a 2kg cone. It is also available in oil on a 1kg cone for the international market.