Lascaux Worsted is a perfect combination of Old and New Worlds in this mix of Manx Loaghtan Wool (old breed sheep) and Punta Arenas (modern breed). A perfect sweater yarn that keeps you warm and cozy, while still feeling great against your skin.

  • Composition: 75% Punta Arenas wool & 25% Manx Loaghtan wool
  • Weight / yardage: 3.5 oz (100 g) = approx. 220 yds (200 meters)
  • Recommended needle size: US#6-8 / 4-5 mm
  • Gauge: 16-20 stitches = 10 cm

Are you lacking inspiration to knit your lovely Lascaux Worsted yarn from Ancient Arts? So for you, we have found some patterns to knit with this yarn: 👇

Almina Shawl by Lisa Hannes

This pattern is an engaging knit with a beautiful result. The finished shawl will soon become a favourite cosy item in your daily winter wardrobe. To knit the Almina shawl, you need 4 skeins of Lascaux Worsted from Ancient Arts.

Little Wave Cardigan by Gudrun Johnston

This is the beautiful unisex cardigan designed by Gudrun Johnston. It was originally designed for a man and The women’s version has a few tiny tweaks to make it just a little more flattering to the female figure. This pattern is available in English and French on This pattern is available in the following sizes: Women's: [31¾, 36½, 41¼, 46, 51, 55¾]" / Male: [31¾, 36½, 41¼, 46, 51, 55¾]". To knit the Little Wave cardigan, you need the following quantities in the color of your choice:

  • Woman: 5 to 9 skeins of Lascaux Worsted
  • Men: 6 to 10 skeins of Lascaux Worsted

Lancelot Mitten by Louise Robert

Now is the perfect time to start knitting your mittens for the cold days coming soon. This jacquard mittens pattern is offered for free on our online site. To knit the Lancelot mittens, you need 2 skeins of Lascaux worsted yarn in two contrasting colors.

Customer Reviews

Based on 1 review
Natalya Zhezmir
Ancient Art

La laine est très bien. Se tricote facilement. J'ai tricoté un bonnet et je suis satisfaite de résultat.