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Yarn Base Information

Yarn bases currently available at Spirit Trail Fiberworks:

Flou

Laceweight
78% Kid Mohair, 22% Bombyx Silk
Single Ply
1.75 ounces (50g), 459 yards (420m) per skein.

Gauge for lace: 18-25  stitches / 4 inches on US Needle Size 3-8.

Flou is fabulous held double with any of my other bases to add color and a lovely soft halo.

$35.00 per skein.

Nona

Laceweight
50% Superwash Merino, 25% Cashmere, 25% Bombyx Silk
Two Ply
4 ounces (115g), approximately 630 yards per skein. 

$36.00 per skein.

Fiona

Fingering Weight
85% 19.5 micron Merino,15% Bombyx Silk
Two Ply
3.5 ounces (100g), 491 yards (448m) per skein.  

22-32 stitches / 4 inches on US Needle Size 0-4 (higher gauge for socks, looser for lace). 

$35.00 per skein.

Philomena

Fingering Weight
100% Superwash Merino
Four Ply
3.5 ounces (100g), 438 yards (400m) per skein. 

18-32 stitches / 4 inches on US Needle Size 1-6 (higher gauge for socks, looser for lace and other projects). 

$30.00 per skein.

Aurora

Fingering Weight
100% Superwash Merino
Single Ply
3.5 ounces (100g), 400 yards (365m) per skein.

18-32 stitches / 4 inches on US Needle Size 1-6 (higher gauge for accessories, looser for lace).  

$30.00 per skein.

Sunna

 Fingering Weight
75% Superwash Merino, 15% Cashmere, 10% Bombyx Silk
Three Ply
4 ounces (110g), 350 yards (320m) per skein.

18-32 stitches / 4 inches on US Needle Size 2-6. 

$35.00 per skein.

Brigantia

DK Weight
70% Polwarth / 30% Bombyx Silk
Three-Ply
A gigantic 8 ounces (210g), 600 yards (548m) per skein. (note that Brigantia is actually closer to 700 yards (640m), but my mill used to have more variation between skeins. I've kept it listed at 600 because it's the same yarn as always, but note that there is more per skein than listed).

22-24 stitches / 4 inches on US Needle Size 3-6. 

$55.00 per skein.

Birte

DK Weight
 75% Superwash Merino / 15% Cashmere / 10% Bombyx Silk
Three-Ply
4 ounces / 110g, 275 yards (251m) per skein.

20-24 stitches / 4 inches on US Needle Size 4-6. 

$35.00 per skein.

Selene

DK Weight
100% Non-shrink Eco-wash Wool
Three-Ply
4 ounces / 110g, 255 yards (233m) per skein.

22-24 stitches / 4 inches on US Needle Size 3-6. 

$30.00 per skein.

Andromeda

DK Weight
100% Superwash Merino
Single Ply
3.5 ounces / 100g, 240 yards (219m) per skein.

22-24 stitches / 4 inches on US Needle Size 3-6. 

$30.00 per skein.

Verdande

Worsted Weight
75% Superwash Merino / 15% Cashmere / 10% Bombyx Silk
Four Ply
4 ounces / 110g, 220 yards (201m) per skein.

18-20 stitches / 4 inches on US Needle Size 6-7. 

$35.00 per skein.

Luna

Worsted Weight
100% Nonshrink Ecowash Wool
Four Ply
4 ounces / 110g, 200 yards (182m) per skein.

18-20 stitches / 4 inches on US Needle Size 6-7. 

$30.00 per skein.

Zalti

Worsted / Aran Weight
100% US Grown and Processed Targhee Wool
Four-Ply
A gigantic 8 ounce / 210g, 600 yards (548m) per skein.

14-18 stitches / 4 inches on US Needle Size 6-9. 

$55.00 per skein.

zaftig

 Super Bulky Weight
100% 20.5 Micron Superfine Merino
Single Ply
5.29 ounce / 150g, 90 yards (82m) per skein.

8-10 stitches / 4 inches on US Needle Size 13-19. 

$30.00 per skein.