John Andrews & Co have been selling single and plied linen yarns since 1863 for weaving and knitting using best quality flax fibre from Belgium and France.

Recently a new range of cotton linen knitting yarns have been added to the range.

Product Range


Wet spun long fibre Nm 4.8-40 natural (water and dew retted) bleached and boiled.

Dry and semi wet spun - long fibre Nm 11-12 - short fibre Nm 4.8-9.6 (special blend long and short fibre available for extra strength).

Yarns on cones soft or hard wound - size as required.

Double Knitting (DK) cotton/linen boucle yarns for either hand or machine knitting we supply stock service from warehouse in Ireland - mail order service all quantities small or large can be handled.

Natural available on 1kg cones, dyed yarn available from 18 different shades in stock on 500g cones, shade cards available, suitable for domestic knitting machines (chunky knitting machine).

100% Natural Knitting Yarns - Single and plied linen blend yarns with Cotton, Acrylic, Polyester, Viscose, Lycra, Polyamide also available. Please advise preferred count and composition.

Please email for prices / availability. ~ Natural Fibres for Natural Living
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John Andrews & Co Limited
51 Old Ballygowan Road, Comber, Newtownards, Co Down, BT23 5NP Northern Ireland

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