Collection: Yarn Bases

 

 Lace/2Ply

55%Merino, 45% Silk   Hand Dyed

Recommended needle size: 2.5mm-4.5mm (US 1.5-7 UK 12-7) (variable depending on pattern)

Tension/gauge: dependent on needle size used

Number of meters per skein: 800m (874 yards) per 100g skein

Washing instructions: Cool handwash separately   

Fingering/4Ply

100% Merino Wool  Hand Dyed

Recommended needle size: 2.5mm - 3.5mm (US 1.5 - 4)

Tension/gauge: 26 - 36 sts and 36 - 50 rows to 10cm (4") over stocking stitch

Number of meters per skein: 365 meters (399 yards) per 100g skein

Washing instructions: Machine wash at 30°C on wool cycle

 

75% Merino Wool   25% Nylon  Hand Dyed

Recommended needle size: 2.5mm - 3.5mm (US 1.5 - 4)

Tension/gauge: 26 - 36 sts and 36 - 50 rows to 10cm (4") over stocking stitch

Number of meters per skein: 425 meters (465 yards) per 100g skein

Washing instructions: Machine wash at 30°C on wool cycle

Sport/5Ply

100% Merino Wool  Hand Dyed

Recommended needle size: 3.25mm - 3.5mm (US 2- 4)

Tension/gauge: 26 - 36 sts and 36 - 50 rows to 10cm (4") over stocking stitch

Number of meters per skein: 265 meters (290 yards) per 100g skein

Washing instructions: Machine wash at 30°C on wool cycle

DK/8Ply

100% Merino Wool Hand Dyed

Recommended needle size: 4mm (US 6)

Tension/Gauge: 22 sts and 28 rows to 10cm (4") over stocking stitch

Number of meters per skein: 230 meters (251 yards) per 115g skein

Washing instructions: Machine wash at 30°C on wool cycle

All yarns are hand-dyed in small batches with wash-fast and light-fast dyes in a professional dye studio. Although colours can be repeated, each skein is unique. We recommend alternating skeins if you are using more than one skein of the same colour.

We offer some undyed yarns for sale too.

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