Yarn Bases

Base Yarn Descriptions

All yarn is sold in 3.5 oz (100g) skeins unless otherwise noted.

Please Note: While Superwash Merino Wool is machine washable,
I always recommend hand washing to extend the life of your hand knits.  
 

Lace Yarn

Lyra - $28
80% Merino Wool / 20% Tussah Silk
Approx. 984 yards (900 meters), 2 ply
Hand wash warm. Dry flat. 

Starbright - $28
55% Bluefaced Leicester Wool / 45 % Silk
Approx. 656 yards (600 meters), 2 ply
Hand wash warm. Dry flat. 

 

Fingering (Sock) Yarn

75% Superwash Merino Wool / 15% Nylon / 10% Tencel
Approx. 380 yards (347 meters), 4 ply
Hand or machine wash warm gentle cycle. Dry flat.

Athena Sock - $24
75% Superwash Merino Wool / 25% Nylon
Approx. 463 yards (423 meters)
Hand or machine wash warm gentle cycle. Dry flat.
100% Superwash Merino Wool
Approx. 400 yards (366 meters), 
Hand or machine wash warm gentle cycle. Dry flat.


Sport & DK Yarn

Aspen Sport - $24
100% Superwash Merino Wool
Approx. 274 yards (250 meters), 8 ply
Hand or machine wash warm gentle cycle.  Dry flat.

100% Superwash Merino Wool
Approx. 231 yards (211 meters), 4 ply
Hand or machine wash warm gentle cycle. Dry flat.

100% Merino Wool
Approx. 328 yards (300 meters), 3 ply
Hand wash cool.  Dry flat.

Orion - $24
100% Superwash Merino Wool
Approx. 289 yards (264 meters), 3 ply
Hand or Machine wash warm gentle cycle.  Dry flat.

Zeta - $25
85% Polwarth Wool / 15% Silk
Approx. 289 yards (264 meters), 3 ply
Hand wash cool. Dry flat.


 Worsted & Aran Yarn

100% Merino Wool
Approx. 218 yards (199 meters), 4 ply
Hand wash cool.  Dry flat.

Supernova - $24
100% Superwash Merino Wool
Approx. 187 yards (171 meters), 4 ply
Hand or machine wash warm gentle cycle. Dry flat.

 

Vega - $26
50% Fine Alpaca / 30% Merino / 20% Silk
Approx. 219 yards (200 meters), 4 ply
 Hand wash warm. Dry flat. 

 

Bulky & Chunky Yarn

Apollo - $24
100% Superwash Merino Wool
Approx. 106 yards (97 meters), 2 ply
Hand or machine wash warm (gentle cycle). Dry flat.

 

Titan - $24
100% Merino Wool
Approx. 110 yards (100 meters), 2 ply
Hand wash warm. Dry flat.