Wendy Happy 4 ply sock yarn, has now been discontinued so we have replaced it with Opal sock yarn in a range of self patterning colours.

page last updated 16th November 2015

        Wendy Happy 4ply yarn, has been discontinued by the manufacturer and we recently sold the last 3 balls we had.

         However we have replaced it with Opal Sock yarn

Opal sock yarn


The Wool Boat has recently taken aboard more shade's of Opal sock yarn, and we now have about 20 shades available, but they are constantly changing, so if you want a specific shade please ring.

From left to right on the basket are

Colour Name Shade no

Grey/Blue Stadtgefluster 8845

Grey/Purple Blumenneer 8843

Purple/Yellow Zumsammenhalt / Best Friends 8861

Fawn/Blue Cilque / Best Friends 8867

Purple/Orange Verbundenheit / Best Friends 8863

Yellow / Orange Tanz der Farben / Gallery 8885

These yarns are made in Germany and a 4 ply weight and made

from 75% Wool and 25% Polyamide.

The balls weigh 100gram and there is 425m of yarn within the ball.

Recommended needles are 2.5mm and the tension of a 10 x 10 cm square of 36 st and 48 rows.

The yarn is priced at £8.75 a ball