Pétrole la fine – (discontinued)

5.90 4.43

6 in stock


Brand: L’Echappée Laine

Product name: La Fine

Composition:100% Plied wool  (France)

Category:  4 ply Fingering

Length: 200m (219 yrds)

Unit weight: 50 g

Needles: 2.25 – 3mm / US 1-2.5

Washing guide:  Hand wash separately in cool water, dry flat.

Gauge:  26 – 32 sts = 10cm / 4″ 

Gauge after washing: 10 x 10 cm in stocking stitch :

2,5 mm : 29 sts  X 44 rows

4 mm : 24 sts  X 34 rows



Spun from 100% virgin wool from the French Alps and Pyrenees, this yarn is light, airy, full of character and rustic charm, and each 50g ball costs 5.90€ making it one of the best value for money yarns around.

La Fine  formally called ‘Shetland Fine’ is a 4 ply fingering weight ) made from 2 twisted strands which plump up after washing,  giving it a wonderful soft spongey texture! Perfect for all lacework, lightweight sweaters and cardigans, and blocks very well.

You can also find patterns for this yarn on Ravelry.com, here are some examples:

Additional information

Weight 68 g