Yarn Bases

Below are the various bases you will find in my shop! From lace weight to super bulky weights, there is a little bit of everything! Be sure to click on the thumbnails to see close up shots and pictures of samples!

KIDSILK LACE

So soft and fuzzy! Mohair silk lace adds a gorgeous halo to any project for that extra bit of pretty and warmth! Not only that but it is incredibly versatile and can be worked with a variety of needle or hook sizes. Knit it alone, double stranded or held together with another yarn/s.

  • 70% kid mohair 30% silk
  • 50g/470 yards per skein
  • Knitting Needle Size: Size US 1 – 3 / 2.25 – 3.25 mm
  • Knitting Gauge: 27 – 32 sts = 4″ (10 cm)
  • Crochet Hook Size: B/1 – E/4 / 2.25 – 3.5 mm)
  • Crochet Gauge: 21 – 32 sts = 4″ (10 cm)(size needles)

FINGERING WEIGHT SINGLE PLY MERINO

A single ply merino yarn that is soft and offers great stitch definition. Takes dyes beautifully, especially speckles!

  • 100% Superwash Merino
  • 115g/440 yards per skein
  • # wpi
  • Knitting Needle Size: Size US 1 – 3 / 2.25 – 3.25 mm
  • Knitting Gauge: 27 – 32 sts = 4″ (10 cm)
  • Crochet Hook Size: B/1 – E/4 / 2.25 – 3.5 mm)
  • Crochet Gauge: 21 – 32 sts = 4″ (10 cm)(size needles)

SLUB YARN MERINO FINGERING WEIGHT

This slub yarn adds the most amazing texture!
A fingering weight wrapped around a super thin nylon core with tiny slubs that just give it a little extra oomph.
There are some lovely patterns out there that use this type of yarn and one of my favorites is a short sleeved pull over that uses less than two skeins!

  • 90% Superwash Merino 10% nylon
  • 100g/438 yards per skein
  • # wpi
  • Knitting Needle Size: Size US 1 – 3 / 2.25 – 3.25 mm
  • Knitting Gauge: 27 – 32 sts = 4″ (10 cm)
  • Crochet Hook Size: B/1 – E/4 / 2.25 – 3.5 mm)
  • Crochet Gauge: 21 – 32 sts = 4″ (10 cm)(size needles)

Sock Weight Fine Merino

This sock weight yarn is amazing! It has a soft plumpness to it that makes it a dream to work with! It also has a fabulous sheen and a soft hand. Fabulous for all sorts of projects, definitely a great next-to-skin yarn!

  • 100% fine superwash merino
  • 115g/420 yards per skein
  • 16 wpi
  • Knitting Needle Size: Size US 1 – 3 / 2.25 – 3.25 mm
  • Knitting Gauge: 27 – 32 sts = 4″ (10 cm)
  • Crochet Hook Size: B/1 – E/4 / 2.25 – 3.5 mm)
  • Crochet Gauge: 21 – 32 sts = 4″ (10 cm)(size needles)

BASIC MERINO SOCK

A lovely and multi-purpose 3-ply sock yarn.

  • 80% superwash merino 20% nylon
  • 115g/420 yards per skein
  • 17 wpi
  • Knitting Needle Size: Size US 1 – 3 / 2.25 – 3.25 mm
  • Knitting Gauge: 27 – 32 sts = 4″ (10 cm)
  • Crochet Hook Size: B/1 – E/4 / 2.25 – 3.5 mm)
  • Crochet Gauge: 21 – 32 sts = 4″ (10 cm)(size needles)

BLACK NEP MERINO SOCK WEIGHT YARN

A lovely and multi-purpose 3-ply sock weight yarn.

  • 80% superwash merino 20% black neps
  • 115g/420 yards per skein
  • 17 wpi
  • Knitting Needle Size: Size US 1 – 3 / 2.25 – 3.25 mm
  • Knitting Gauge: 27 – 32 sts = 4″ (10 cm)
  • Crochet Hook Size: B/1 – E/4 / 2.25 – 3.5 mm)
  • Crochet Gauge: 21 – 32 sts = 4″ (10 cm)(size needles)

WORSTED SINGLE PLY MERINO

This single ply is soft and luxurious initially but it really blooms while you work with it, resulting in some incredibly squishy, comfy knits!

  • 100% fine superwash merino
  • 115g/225 yards per skein
  • ? wpi
  • (size needles)

WORSTED WEIGHT FINE MERINO

This buttery soft 4-ply worsted weight is made with extra fine merino fibre and has a gorgeous shine. It is so soft and lofty that I enjoy just petting it!

  • 100% fine superwash merino
  • 115g/210 yards per skein
  • 11 wpi
  • Knitting Needle Size: Size US 7 – 9 / 4.5 – 5.5 mm
  • Knitting Gauge: 16 – 20 = 4″ (10 cm)
  • Crochet Hook Size:I/9 – K/10½ / 5.5 – 6.5 mm
  • Crochet Gauge: 11 – 14 sts = 4″ (10 cm)

CHUNKY WEIGHT MERINO 2-PLY

This lofty 2-ply chunky weight is a merino nylon blend that knits up into gorgeous fabric.

  • 80% superwash merino 20% nylon
  • 115g/140 yards per skein
  • 7 wpi
  • (size needles)

SUPER BULKY MERINO SINGLE PLY

This lofty single ply yarn is super squishy and knits up so fast! Not only that, but it also can be drafted and spun!

  • 100% superwash wool
  • 230-260g/120 yards per skein approx dependent on weight
  • # wpi
  • (size needles)