Yarn bases

I only work with quality and responsibly sourced yarn. There are quite a few yarn bases, ranging from 100% organic merino wool, super-wash merino wool and blends of merino + silk, cashmere, linen and/or baby alpaca.

FINGERING WEIGHT

Merino Silk Sock
Merino Silk Sock is a blend of 80% merino wool and 20% silk. It’s a high twist 2ply light fingering weight yarn. It has a beautiful drape to it and the silk gives the yarn a slight shine. This yarn is perfect for any kind of shawl, tops and light sweaters.

Yarn: 80% Superwash merino wool + 20% silk
Weight: 100g
Length: 365m
Construction: 2ply / lace/fingering – high twist
Needle size suggestion: 2.5mm – 4.0mm, or depending on the project and your gauge
Care: Gentle hand-wash in cold water. Lay flat to dry.

Silky Singles
Silky Singles is an interesting merino/silk blend. It’s a 1ply fingering weight yarn which has a beautiful drape. Knits up beautifully and is perfect for shawls.

Yarn: 70% merino wool (super-wash) and 30% silk
Weight: 100g
Length: 400m
Construction: 1ply / fingering/sock
Needle size suggestion:  2.5mm – 4.5mm depending on how tight/loose your project is supposed to be
Care: Gentle hand-wash in cold water. Lay flat to dry.

Merino Cashlux
This is a gorgeous blend of merino, silk and cashmere. The cashmere wool adds to the softness of the yarn and the silk gives a beautiful shine. Items knitted in this yarn are destined to bring joy to the user.

Yarn: 70% Superwash merino wool + 20% silk + 10% cashmere
Weight: 100g
Length: 400m
Construction: 3ply / lace/ light-fingering
Needle size suggestion: 2.5mm – 4.0mm, or depending on the project and your gauge
Care: Gentle hand-wash in cold water. Lay flat to dry.

Soft Sock
100% super-wash merino wool, 4ply sock / fingering weight. This yarn is a great essential, it’s soft and luscious, knits up beautifully. Really good for baby clothes, sweaters, tops, shawls and other neck accessories, mittens and even knitted double for a worsted weight substitute.

Yarn: 100% Super-wash merino wool
Weight: 100g
Length: 400m
Construction: 4ply / fingering/sock
Needle size suggestion:  2.0mm – 3.0mm, or depending on the project and your gauge
Care: Gentle hand-wash in lukewarm water. Lay flat to dry.

Perfect Sock
You don’t have to look any further for a soft and reliable sock yarn. Our Perfect Sock yarn base is a glorious blend of 80% merino wool and 20% nylon. It really works for any kind of project, everything from knitted socks, shawls, sweaters, tops, scarfs, mittens.. and if you’re holding a crochet hook it will be wonderful for any crochet project too.

Yarn: 80% merino wool (super-wash) + 20% nylon
Weight: 100g
Length: 365m
Construction: 2ply / fingering/sock
Needle size suggestion:  3.0mm – 3.5mm, or depending on the project and your gauge
Care: Gentle hand-wash in lukewarm water. Lay flat to dry.

SPORT WEIGHT

MCN Sport
Oh so soft! This superb blend of merino wool, cashmere and 10% nylon for added strength is perfect for hats, cardigans, sweaters, cosy shawls or even mittens.

Yarn: 80% merino superwash + 10% cashmere + 10% nylon
Weight: 100g
Length: 262m
Construction: 4ply / Sport
Needle size suggestion:  3.5mm – 4.5mm, or depending on the project and your gauge
Care: Gentle hand-wash in lukewarm water. Lay flat to dry.

DK WEIGHT

Merino DK
Merino DK is an essential. It’s 100% extra fine merino wool, 4ply, superwashed. It is a good choice for sweaters, cardigans, hats, headbands, shawls and because it’s superwashed it is also a good choice for anything baby – for example a baby blanket.

Yarn: 100% extra fine merino wool, superwash
Weight: 115g
Length: 225m
Construction: 4ply / DK
Needle size suggestion:  4.0mm – 5.5mm, or depending on the project and your gauge
Care: Gentle hand-wash in lukewarm water. Lay flat to dry.

Angel DK
Like the name suggests the softness of this yarn is angel like. The blend of baby alpaca, silk and cashmere calls for bulky knitted shawls, scarfs, ponchos, slouchy hats and sweaters.

Yarn: 70% Baby alpaca + 20% silk + 10% cashmere
Weight: 100g
Length: 225m
Construction: 4ply / DK/worsted
Needle size suggestion:  4.5mm – 6mm, or depending on the project and your gauge
Care: Gentle hand-wash in lukewarm water. Lay flat to dry.