Yarn Base Information

We have a variety of yarn bases available. They have been chosen for their different properties and uses and you can find out more about each base below.

Yarn base weight

Yarn name

Composition

Meterage per skein

Lace

Lace

Lace

4 ply/fingering

4 ply/fingering

4 ply/fingering

4 ply/fingering

4 ply/fingering

Double knitting

Chunky

BFL Lace

KidSilk

SuriSilk

Standard sock

BFL

Merino

Silver/gold sparkle

Bronze sparkle

DK sock

Chunky merino

100% Bluefaced Leicester

72% Superkid mohair

28% Mulberry silk

74% Baby suri alpaca

26% Mulberry silk

75% Superwash Merino

25% Nylon

100% Bluefaced Leicester

100% Superwash Merino

75% Superwash Merino

20% Nylon

5% Silver/gold stellina

70% Superwash Merino

20% Nylon

10% Bronze stellina

75% Superwash Merino

25% Nylon

100% Superwash Merino

100g = approx. 800m

50g = approx. 420m

50g = approx 300m

100g = approx. 425m

100g = approx 400m

100g = approx. 400m

100g = approx. 400m

100g = approx. 400m

100g = approx 225m

100g = approx. 100m