100% pure new British wool (70% Exmoor Blueface, 30% Blue Faced Leicester)
The Excelana yarns are a collaboration between Susan and John Arbon, the yarn has been developed and spun by John to showcase the luxuriousness and hardiness of the Exmoor Blueface breed. Susan worked on composition and developed a vintage inspired colour palette to complement the designs in A Stitch a Time volumes 1 and 2 with a large collection of other patterns also available using this versatile yarn. Excelana 4ply is available in 9 colours: Persian Grey, Alabaster, Ruby Red, Nile Green, Saharan Sand, Powdered Egg, French Rose, Cornflower Blue and Dark Mandarin. 3 further limited edition colours are also currently available. Excelana 4ply is available in 50g balls. 159m/174yds per 50g ball.
Handwash in lukewarm water using a wool care product such as Navia handwash. Grown, sheared and spun in Devon.

Excelana 4 ply – Alabaster
Price per 50g ball - 159m (174yds) per ball 100% pure new British wool (70% Exmoor Blueface/30% Bluefaced Leicester) Recommended tension 26-28 sts & 36 rows using 3-3.25 mm needles. Suitable for all Excelana 4 ply patterns and any other patterns requiring a 4 ply weight yarn. Handwash in lukewarm water using a wool care product such as Navia hand wash. For best results soak your completed project in lukewarm soapy water before wearing and watch the wool bloom! Grown, spun and sheared in Devon.  
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Excelana 4 ply – Cornflower Blue
Price per 50g ball - 159m (174yds) per ball 100% pure new British wool (70% Exmoor Blueface/30% Bluefaced Leicester) Recommended tension 26-28 sts & 36 rows using 3-3.25 mm needles. Suitable for all Excelana 4 ply patterns and any other patterns requiring a 4 ply weight yarn. Handwash in lukewarm water using a wool care product such as Navia hand wash. For best results soak your completed project in lukewarm soapy water before wearing and watch the wool bloom! Grown, spun and sheared in Devon.
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Excelana 4 ply – Damson Wine
NEW colour available in 50g balls (70% Exmoor Blueface/30% Bluefaced Leicester-100% British wool) 159m (174yds) per skein. Price per 50g skein. Recommended tension 26-28 sts & 36 rows using 3-3.25 mm needles. Suitable for all Excelana 4 ply patterns and any other patterns requiring a 4 ply weight yarn. Handwash in lukewarm water using a wool care product such as Navia hand wash. For best results soak your completed project in lukewarm soapy water before wearing and watch the wool bloom! Grown, spun and sheared in Devon.
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Excelana 4 ply – Dark Mandarin
LIMITED EDITION COLOUR WAY Price per 50g ball - 159m (174yds) per ball 100% pure new British wool (70% Exmoor Blueface/30% Bluefaced Leicester) Recommended tension 26-28 sts & 36 rows using 3-3.25 mm needles. Suitable for all Excelana 4 ply patterns and any other patterns requiring a 4 ply weight yarn. Handwash in lukewarm water using a wool care product such as Navia hand wash. For best results soak your completed project in lukewarm soapy water before wearing and watch the wool bloom! Grown, spun and sheared in Devon.
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Excelana 4 ply – French Rose
Price per 50g ball - 159m (174yds) per ball 100% pure new British wool (70% Exmoor Blueface/30% Bluefaced Leicester) Recommended tension 26-28 sts & 36 rows using 3-3.25 mm needles. Suitable for all Excelana 4 ply patterns and any other patterns requiring a 4 ply weight yarn. Handwash in lukewarm water using a wool care product such as Navia hand wash. For best results soak your completed project in lukewarm soapy water before wearing and watch the wool bloom! Grown, spun and sheared in Devon.
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Excelana 4 ply – Land Army Green
New colour available in 50g balls (70% Exmoor Blueface/30% Bluefaced Leicester-100% British wool) 159m (174yds) per skein. Price per 50g skein. Recommended tension 26-28 sts & 36 rows using 3-3.25 mm needles. Suitable for all Excelana 4 ply patterns and any other patterns requiring a 4 ply weight yarn. Handwash in lukewarm water using a wool care product such as Navia hand wash. For best results soak your completed project in lukewarm soapy water before wearing and watch the wool bloom! Grown, spun and sheared in Devon.
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Excelana 4 ply – Nile Green
Price per 50g ball - 159m (174yds) per ball 100% pure new British wool (70% Exmoor Blueface/30% Bluefaced Leicester) Recommended tension 26-28 sts & 36 rows using 3-3.25 mm needles. Suitable for all Excelana 4 ply patterns and any other patterns requiring a 4 ply weight yarn. Handwash in lukewarm water using a wool care product such as Navia hand wash. For best results soak your completed project in lukewarm soapy water before wearing and watch the wool bloom! Grown, spun and sheared in Devon
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Excelana 4 ply – Persian Grey
Price per 50g ball - 159m (174yds) per ball 100% pure new British wool (70% Exmoor Blueface/30% Bluefaced Leicester) Recommended tension 26-28 sts & 36 rows using 3-3.25 mm needles. Suitable for all Excelana 4 ply patterns and any other patterns requiring a 4 ply weight yarn. Handwash in lukewarm water using a wool care product such as Navia hand wash. For best results soak your completed project in lukewarm soapy water before wearing and watch the wool bloom! Grown, spun and sheared in Devon.
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Excelana 4 ply – Powdered Egg
Price per 50g ball - 159m (174yds) per ball 100% pure new British wool (70% Exmoor Blueface/30% Bluefaced Leicester) Recommended tension 26-28 sts & 36 rows using 3-3.25 mm needles. Suitable for all Excelana 4 ply patterns and any other patterns requiring a 4 ply weight yarn. Handwash in lukewarm water using a wool care product such as Navia hand wash. For best results soak your completed project in lukewarm soapy water before wearing and watch the wool bloom! Grown, spun and sheared in Devon.
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Excelana 4 ply – Ruby Red
70% Exmoor Blueface/30% Bluefaced Leicester Price per 50g ball - 159m (174yds) per ball 100% pure new British wool (70% Exmoor Blueface/30% Bluefaced Leicester) Recommended tension 26-28 sts & 36 rows using 3-3.25 mm needles. Suitable for all Excelana 4 ply patterns and any other patterns requiring a 4 ply weight yarn. Handwash in lukewarm water using a wool care product such as Navia hand wash. For best results soak your completed project in lukewarm soapy water before wearing and watch the wool bloom! Grown, spun and sheared in Devon.
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Excelana 4 ply – Saharan Sand
Price per 50g ball - 159m (174yds) per ball 100% pure new British wool (70% Exmoor Blueface/30% Bluefaced Leicester) Recommended tension 26-28 sts & 36 rows using 3-3.25 mm needles. Suitable for all Excelana 4 ply patterns and any other patterns requiring a 4 ply weight yarn. Handwash in lukewarm water using a wool care product such as Navia hand wash. For best results soak your completed project in lukewarm soapy water before wearing and watch the wool bloom! Grown, spun and sheared in Devon.
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Excelana 4 ply – Sweet Chestnut
NEW colour available in 50g balls (70% Exmoor Blueface/30% Bluefaced Leicester-100% British wool) 159m (174yds) per skein. Price per 50g skein. Recommended tension 26-28 sts & 36 rows using 3-3.25 mm needles. Suitable for all Excelana 4 ply patterns and any other patterns requiring a 4 ply weight yarn. Handwash in lukewarm water using a wool care product such as Navia hand wash. For best results soak your completed project in lukewarm soapy water before wearing and watch the wool bloom! Grown, spun and sheared in Devon.
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