Chivalry in Excalibur
About the Yarn Base (Chivalry)
A combination of lustrous BFL (Bluefaced Leicester) and an oversized skein (150 grams) makes this yarn a perfect selection for your next fingering weight garment. Or maybe you want to create a larger shawl with fewer ends to weave in. Or socks or fingerless mitts that will hold up to wear. (Click here to learn more about BFL.)
100% superwash BFL wool
657 yds / 600 m
About the Color (Excalibur)
Like the sword that is its namesake, Excalibur is a strong, reliable silvery grey. It almost seems to shine from some hidden magic within. Choose this yarn and discover the path it has in mind for you…
The Story Behind the Colorway Name
Excalibur is probably one of the best known items in Arthurian literature as it is Arthur's famous sword, which he supposedly received from the Lady of the Lake and which was returned to the lake after his death. This grey represents the steel of the sword.
Projects Made from Chivalry
About the Yarn from Round Table Yarns
The yarns from Round Table Yarns are dyed by hand in small dye lots so each skein receives special care and attention. Colorway names have been taken from the stories of King Arthur and the knights of the Round Table, and on the inside of each label, you can read the story of the inspiration behind the name (no story on Quest or Adventure colors).
Shipping is free within the United States and free for international orders over $100. The yarn is ready to ship in a muslin project bag for safe delivery and will arrive in your mailbox in a cheerful purple mailing envelope. Your yarn typically ships within 24 hours, often on the same day you place your order.