The Knitting Artist

Yarn Types

I offer a variety of bases for all of my colorways.
Please see the descriptions below for info on each. Need more info? Hit the contact button and I'll help you out!


Light
This yarn is bright and dyed all the way through.
Great for light weight sweaters, shawls and garments.

Weight: Light Sock/Fingering - 2ply
Fiber Content: 100% Superwash Merino
Yardage: 400 yards/100 g
Care: Machine or hand wash cold, lay flat to dry


Light - Speckle
This is the same base as "Light", but is dyed in a speckled manner.
Great for light weight sweaters, shawls and garments.

Weight: Light Sock/Fingering - 2ply
Fiber Content: 100% Superwash Merino
Yardage: 400 yards/100 g
Care: Machine or hand wash cold, lay flat to dry


Sock
Great for socks! And any lightweight item you want to have a bit of strength because of nylon content

Weight: Sock/Fingering - 4ply
Fiber Content: 75% SW Merino, 25% Nylon
Yardage: 463 yards/100 g
Care:Machine or hand wash cold, lay flat to dry


Silky Single
This yarn is dyed a bit paler, due to silk content, but has a lovely sheen
Recommended for shawls and light-wearing items.

Weight: Sock/Fingering - single ply
Fiber Content: 70% SW merino, 30% Italian Sourced Silk
Yardage: 415 yards/100 g
Care: Machine or hand wash cold, lay flat to dry


DK
This yarn is bright and dyed all the way through.
A great work-horse yarn for any mid-weight items such as shawls and sweaters.

Weight: DK
Fiber Content: 100% Superwash Merino
Yardage: 231 yards/100 g
Care: Machine or hand wash cold, lay flat to dry


DK - Speckle
This is the same base as "DK", but is dyed in a speckled manner.
A great work-horse yarn for any mid-weight items such as shawls and sweaters.

Weight: DK
Fiber Content: 100% Superwash Merino
Yardage: 231 yards/100 g
Care: Machine or hand wash cold, lay flat to dry


Worsted
This yarn is bright and dyed all the way through.
A great work-horse yarn for any heavyweight items

Weight: Worsted
Fiber Content: 100% Superwash Merino
Yardage: 218 yards/100 g
Care: Machine or hand wash cold, lay flat to dry