Whether you are a seasoned crafter or one that is just getting started, your knitting or crocheting projects will be amazing with this 100% Irish wool yarn. It is perfect for a variety of uses - blankets, sweaters, hats, scarves, socks, mittens and so on. This yarn is excellent quality, easy to work with, warm and soft. Because it is 100% new wool - no reused fibers - it is long wearing. It comes in a variety of rich colors that are reminiscent of the colors you'd see in the landscapes in Ireland. When you purchase this yarn from Biddy Murphy, not only are you supporting our small business, you are helping to preserve the multi-generational Kerry Woolen Mills family. They use traditional weaving techniques, along with modern manufacturing capabilities to keep up with the demand for high quality, authentic Irish yarn made of 100% new wool. As always, when you purchase from Biddy Murphy, you'll be delighted or we'll make it right. It's our no hassle Irish hospitality!