Taking you on a journey across the three peaks of South Uist, Astair pauses and takes in the breathtaking scenery, heritage and features of this rugged land.
Astair Marls are a special limited edition collection of five 4-ply yarns plied together from the Cheviot, Zwartbles and Alpaca blends in the main Astair range. Each unique marl yarn has been named after birds we regularly see on Grimsay and mirrors the natural tones found within their feathers.
In the Astair Marls range:
(From lightest to darkest tone)
Ealag / Cygnet
Faoileag / Seagull
Speireag / Sparrowhawk
Naosg / Snipe
Cuthag / Cuckoo
|Skein / Cone Weight:||50g|
|Skein Meterage:||160 - 175 meters per 50g|
|Yarn Weight:||4 ply|