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Briggs and Little Country Roving
 

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100% pure wool

8 oz. 227 grams155 yards (141 m)
11 sts.=4" on 7.5 mm (US 11)
comes in 1/2 pound rolls- $
11.40
 

This is the good substitute for the discontinued White Buffalo yarn
A 5 ply pencil roving type wool that knits to the same tension as the
yarn used in the Cowichan style sweaters.

Did you know? Country Roving was used to knit the sweaters worn by the Canadian athletes at the closing ceremonies of the 2010 Olympics.
SEE BELOW FOR  YARN COLOURS AND AVAILABLE PATTERNS

rolls

 

LEFT COLUMN
Sheep's grey (light brown)
Medium brown
Sheep's brown (dark chocolate)
Light grey
Dark grey (charcoal)
CENTER COLUMN
Black
Snow white
Hunter Green
Mustard (not a yellow as shown)
Olive green
RIGHT COLUMN
Country blue
Natural white
Blue Heather
Red
Navy


Pattern is free with your order of yarn for this sweater

 



Pattern is free with your order of yarn for this sweater

 




Pattern is free with your order of yarn for this sweater


 


The felted hand bag takes one roll and the tote takes
two if knit in a solid colour. If you want to knit with
stripes you will need to order extra rolls



The flap hat takes one roll  if knit in a solid colour.
If you want to knit with stripes you will
need to order extra rolls

                           
Patterns  $3.60

pattern

 

Canadian Pride 2010
Free pattern with Country roving

   Sizes 38 to 40, 42-44, 46 - 48
   1 roll each   of red and black for all three sizes
   2 rolls each of dark grey and sheep's grey for
   all three sizes
   Small takes 3 rolls of white,  Medium & Large
   take 4 rolls of white
 

Local phone number (905) 662 0986,   or call our Toll Free Order Line in Canada and the USA
1-888-314-1115  or email me at
<Rochelle Smith> info@grandriveryarns.com