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72% Kid Mohair 28% Silk
Heart strings is delicate and dreamy. Use it alone for airy lacework or held with another yarn to create a halo effect.
Light Hearted – Sock
100% Superwash merino
Light Hearted – Sock is a timeless classic. Superwash merino is soft and strong. A versatile choice for socks, gloves, or scarves.
Light Hearted – MCN
weight: MCN High Twist Sock
80% Superwash Merino, 10% Cashmere, 10% Nylon
High twist cashmere is all we have to say. Light Hearted – MCN makes sensible and stylish socks or shawls with a feel like no other.
Light Hearted – Recycled
50% Recycled Wool, 50% Tencel
Treat yourself and the plant with this eco-yarn. Did you know farming tencel is better for the environment than wool, or even cotton?
Follow Your Heart – Hemp
70% Fine Organic Merino Wool, 30% Hemp
Another sustainable choice, Follow Your Heart is 100% organic. Hemp adds a subtle, rustic finishing touch.
Follow Your Heart – Sport
100% Superwash merino
Superwash merino makes cozy pieces easy. Create smart and chic sweaters, tops and hats.
Heart of Hearts – Merino/Silk
70% Superwash Merino 30% Silk
Classic and classy; Superwash Merino makes this yarn soft and springy, while silk adds the luxury. Like silk pie.
Heart of Hearts Single Ply
100% Superwash Merino Single-ply
240 yds/100g skein
Full Heart – Worsted
100% Merino Wool
218 yards/100 gram skein
Classic Superwash Merino makes this yarn soft and springy.
Full Heart – Twist
80% Fine Superwash Merino Wool 20% Baby Alpaca
Worsted yarn with a twist — literally. Fine Superwash merino gives this blend structure, while Alpaca adds a velvety finish.
Full Hearted – MCN
80% Superwash Merino,10% Cashmere,10% Nylon
181 yds/100g skeins
Cashmere, nylon and merino all work together to produce this beautiful aran yarn. Sturdy, versatile, and deluxe.
A Big Heart – 2ply
100% Fine Superwash Merino
The bulky yarn of your dreams. Chunky sweaters and hats have never been so soft.
A Big Heart – 3ply
3Ply 100% merino wool
106 yard/100-gram skein
3 ply chunky yarn is soft, bulky, and economical. Easy to work with and it also makes quick work of any project.
A Really Big Heart
weight: Super Bulky
80% superwash merino/ 20% nylon single ply
76 yards/ 100 grams
Soft, bulky, and economical this yarn is great for chunky sweaters and hats. Or anything that you want to be finished in just a few hours.
a big heart 2 ply
Some of our favorite bases to dye are listed above, but we’ve worked with many others as well. The following “retired” bases are not available for wholesale or custom orders, but may still be found in our store or on our website.
- Sock Light-Hearted with Nylon — 75% Merino, 25% Nylon 4ply
- Sock Heart of Gold — 75% Merino, 20% Nylon, 5% Gold Stellina 2ply
- Sock Heart of Stone — 75% Merino, 20% Nylon, 5% Gold Silver 2 ply
- DK Heart of Hearts Merino — 100% Merino 4ply
- Aran Full Hearted Tweed —85% Superwash Merino, 15% Donegal Nep 3ply
- Pima Fingering From The Heart Sock— 100% Pima Cotton 4ply
- Pima DK From the Heart DK — 100% Pima Cotton 2ply