Island Wools

Whimsical Colors Westside Worsted

The Westside of San Juan Island is a popular place for looking for whales, and watching the sunset.  The view is over Haro Strait to Vancouver Island (Canada).  And to the south is the Strait of Juan de Fuca.  The winds can be chilly!

Enter this beautiful worsted weight 100% Merino wool yarn.  Perfect for vests, sweaters, hats, scarves, and mittens!

This yarn is also available as dyed to order, here on San Juan Island.  MORE COLORS AVAILABLE!  I can dye up any color that I dye up on Merino Bliss DK in this yarn too.  Email to request a color.

Content: 100% Superwash Merino
Yarn category: Worsted
Weight / Yardage: 115g / 214 yards
Recommended Needles: US 6-9/4-5.5mm
Suggested Gauge: 4-5 stitches per inch
Care: Machine or hand wash in cool water, lay flat or line dry



Beginning in June, we will be open 7 days a week. For the rest of May, we'll be open 6 days a week (closed Mondays)

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Island Wools is the local yarn shop in Friday Harbor, Washington on San Juan Island in the middle of Puget Sound! We are just a relaxing ferry ride away from the mainland.

Whimsical Colors yarns are dyed in the shop by Julie. Come see our beautiful selection!