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Iceland and Icelandic Wool

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About Icelandic Wool – The Icelandic wool is made up of two types of fibers, coarse and fine. While the former are long, glossy, tough and water resistant, the latter tend to be softer and more insulating, providing a high resistance to cold and possessing a unique texture and natural colors.

Handknitter’s Association of Iceland

Frelsi Farm
Spinning Icelandic fleece.

Icelandic Knitter
Icelandic knitting patterns and kits.

Icelandic Lace Shawl
Lace Shawl pattern from Knitting Daily.

Knitting Patterns

Raglan Sweater Pattern
Seed Stitch Hat Pattern
ABC Knitting Pattern
Gaily Striped Ankle Warmers
Knitted Skirt

Yarn Shops

Sweden Yarn Shops
Iceland Yarn Shops
Finland Yarn Shops
Yarn Shops

Knitting Pattern Books

Icelandic Knitting: Using Rose Patterns
From traditional Icelandic rose-pattern designs, this charming and colorful collection includes sweaters, waistcoats, hats, scarves, and gloves for the whole family.

The Best of Lopi
This collection offers quick-to-knit patterns for easy-to-wear Arans and simple textured knits using Lopi, the uniquely lightweight bulky yarn spun in Iceland from its long-coated native sheep.

Lopi Yarn

 

Ebay Finds

Reynolds LOPI Yarn lot of 2 red 100% Wool - Current price: $9.95 - Auction

Lot New Lopi 100% Iceland Wool Yarn 7 Skeins for Crochet Various Colors - Current price: $43.49

Iceland Lopi Fleece Pure Wool YARN 10 Skeins Plus 4 Wound Balls Approx.1300 yds - Current price: $61.50 - Auction

Reynolds Yarn Knitting Patterns Set of 12 Pullovers, Cardigans, Scarves, Hats - Current price: $15.50

Huge lot Wool yarns, Brown Sheep, Manos de Uruguay, bulky boucle, Lopi. 41 oz - Current price: $29.99 - Auction

Viking - Celtic Drop Spindle with Soapstone Whorl -- 1.6oz- 45gm - Current price: $14.95

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