When designer Jared Flood wanted the wool yarn of his dreams – a broad range of beautiful colors, crisp stitch definition for cables and textured patterns – he created Shelter.

Since 2010 it’s been a Loop favorite that our customers and we return to time and again for sweaters, blankets, and winter accessories.

- Fleece-dyed for rich tweedy shades – 37 colors and 3 marls

- Woolen-spun for warm, yet light weight knits

- Works in a range of gauges from sport to worsted

- Fiber from Wyoming sheep, dyed in Pennsylvania, spun in New Hampshire to support American workers and companies!

Wet block Shelter for best results. The fabric will relax, bloom, and soften.

There is a vast and growing library of designs for Shelter. A few of our favorites are: Guernsey Wrap, Terra Shawl, and Levenwick Cardigan. Click here to see more.

- 100% American wool
- worsted, 4.5 sts = 1 inch on US 8 (5mm) needles
- 50 grams / 140 yards
- hand wash; lay flat to dry

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Brooklyn Tweed Shelter

When designer Jared Flood wanted the wool yarn of his dreams – a broad range of beautiful colors, crisp stitch definition for cables and textured patterns – he created Shelter.

Since 2010 it’s been a Loop favorite that our customers and we return to time and again for sweaters, blankets, and winter accessories.

- Fleece-dyed for rich tweedy shades – 37 colors and 3 marls

- Woolen-spun for warm, yet light weight knits

- Works in a range of gauges from sport to worsted

- Fiber from Wyoming sheep, dyed in Pennsylvania, spun in New Hampshire to support American workers and companies!

Wet block Shelter for best results. The fabric will relax, bloom, and soften.

There is a vast and growing library of designs for Shelter. A few of our favorites are: Guernsey Wrap, Terra Shawl, and Levenwick Cardigan. Click here to see more.

Details

- 100% American wool
- worsted, 4.5 sts = 1 inch on US 8 (5mm) needles
- 50 grams / 140 yards
- hand wash; lay flat to dry

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Customer Reviews

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Brooklyn Tweed Shelter

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Brooklyn tweed soot is a beautiful flecked color and very nice to knit with. Holds shape nicely.

You've noticed one of the nicest things about Brooklyn Tweed Shelter; each color has color flecks that add to the color depth and makes the colors harmonious with one another. Glad you're enjoying knitting with this beautiful yarn. Thanks for the review.-Laura
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Brooklyn tweed

This yarn is so pretty. It’s a little rough when first worked but softens after it’s been blocked. I had my yarn wound for me too, as it can break easily. Would definitely buy again

We're glad you're enjoying working with Shelter. We find that it is a yarn knitters come back to again and again. Thanks for the review.-Laura
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B.C.
Brooklyn Tweed, Yes Please!

I'm loving this Yarn. So much depth with the variety of colors. I would definitely purchase again.

We're glad to hear you are happy knitting with Shelter. We find that lots of our customers return to Shelter again and again. Thanks for the review.-Laura
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M.C.
Fabulous Shelter

This is one of my favorite yarns to work with! Knits up nicely and blocks well.

We love Shelter, too! Such a versatile yarn for many different projects. Thanks for the review. Laura

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