Appleton Crewel Wool hanks are 2-ply thread. Spun and dyed in Yorkshire, England using the Worsted system, it is one of the finest in Crewel wool quality. Ideal for Crewel embroidery, 14+ count canvas and even Persian rug repair. It is hard wearing and moth-proofed.
Crewel wool hanks are available by special order. Please allow additional time for delivery. We stock Appleton Crewel Wool skeins at all times, available here.
We offer over 400 colours in Appletons wool. Browse through to find the perfect colour for your project or use the search bar to find a specific shade. You can find the Appletons Colour Chart here.
Appletons wool is not colourfast and should not be washed. If necessary, gently sponge the area with cold water. Keep out of direct sunlight to prevent fading.
Appletons is also available in Tapestry wool, a 4-ply thread ideal for 10 – 12 count canvas, weaving and needlepoint.