Yarn Bases

Sock Yarn BaseSOCK

SOCK (FINGERING) - 80% superwash merino wool, 20% nylon / 400 yds per 100 g skein / 2 ply / 7-8 sts per inch on US 1-3 needles

High twist and great stitch definition.  This yarn is great for socks, shawls and light sweaters.

 

 

Tough Sock Yarn BaseTOUGH SOCK

TOUGH SOCK (FINGERING) - 75% superwash merino wool, 25% nylon / 463 yds per 100 g skein / 4 ply / 7-8 sts per inch on US 1-3 needles

High twist and very durable.  With 5% more nylon than my Sock base, this base is great for hardwearing socks and accessories. It's also great for sweaters.

  

Single Yarn BaseSINGLE

SINGLE (FINGERING) - 100% superwash merino wool / 400 yds per 100 g skein / single ply / 7-8 sts per inch on US 1-3 needles

High twist and super soft.  This yarn is perfect for shawls, light sweaters and other accessories. High twist makes it less prone to pilling than looser single ply yarns.

  

Squish Yarn BaseSQUISH

SQUISH (FINGERING) - 100% superwash merino wool / 438 yds per 100 g skein / 4 ply / 7-8 sts per inch on US 1-3 needles

Super squishy and super plump! This yarn is great for shawls, sweaters, and accessories of all sorts.

 

 

DK Yarn BaseDK

DK (FINGERING) - 100% superwash merino wool / 250 yds per 115 g skein / 4 ply / 5-6 sts per inch on US 6 needles

Soft merino wool with a high twist. This yarn has great stitch definition and is perfect for sweaters and accessories.