This marled wool combines a Manx Loaghtan / Portland blend with a pure Portland ply. This time the blend of Manx Loaghtan with Portland is a darker version, hence adding ES to avoid confusion. The ES simply stands for ‘Extra Shot’, to fit with the coffee names!
Breed status: Both breeds are ‘At risk’ RBST 2023-24
Flock details: Lyvennet flock of Manx Loaghtans, and Rosgill Portlands
Where spun: Yorkshire
Weight: 100g skein
Yardage: approximately 270 yds / 245 metres