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Base Details

All of our yarn bases are ethically sourced and mulesing-free.

Laceweight


Mohair

Mohair

  • 72% Kid Mohair, 28% Silk
  • 459 yards (50 grams)
  • Soft, airy, and surprisingly warm, this yarn makes an ethereal sheer fabric when knit by itself on large needles.  Combine it with 757 Sock or Concorde singles to blend colors and add a shimmery halo.

Baby Suri

Baby Suri

  • 74% Baby Suri Alpaca, 26% Silk
  • 328 yards (50 grams)
  • This yarn is a heavy lace/light fingering weight. It has a super soft halo and hand and is a great hypoallergenic substitute for mohair.

Fingering/Sock Weight

757 Sock

757 Sock 

  • 75% Superwash Merino 25% Nylon
  • 463 yards (100 grams)
  • 757 is a versatile 4-plied yarn that takes colors beautifully.  Soft enough for shawls and summer tops, it is also sturdy enough for socks!

Paloma - Less Traveled Yarn Exclusive

  • 90% Superfine Superwash Merino, 10% Silk
  • 463 yards (100 grams)
  • Silk, not nylon, adds luster and strength to buttery soft Merino
  • Tightly spun enough to knit socks, this base also makes beautifully drapey garments and shawls
  • Silk and wool both have top-notch wicking properties, making this an ideal base for summer and winter!

Singles

Singles

  • 100% Superwash Merino
  • 400 yards (100 grams)
  • The super soft single ply construction gives Concorde more drape and sheen than plied yarn, for soft and elegant shawls and accessories.  

Corriedale

  • 100% Non-superwash Corriedale Wool
  • 2-ply with a great bounce
  • Incredible stitch-definition
  • Perfect for colorwork sweaters, hats, socks, etc.

Coupe Sock

Coupé Cashmere Sock

  • 80% Merino, 10% Cashmere, 10% Nylon
  • 383 yards (100 grams)
  • 3-ply
  • Deliciously soft and warm with a gentle halo, Coupé Cashmere sock is the ideal yarn for a special-occasion sweater, decadent bed socks, or a sumptuous shawl.

Dreamliner

  • 70% BFL 20% Silk 10% Cashmere
  • 438 yards (100 grams)
  • 3-ply
  • Strong and soft, with the barest whisper of a halo. This is one of our favorite sweater and shawl yarns!

S’Mohair

  • 69% Silk, 22% Kid Mohair, 9% Nylon
  • 382 yards (100 grams)
  • Single-Ply
  • Perfect for patterns that call for a fingering weight yarn with mohair held together! This is a lovely soft yarn with a gorgeous silky drape! It’s also much more cost effective than buying two yarns to hold together! 

Sparkle Sock

  • 75% Superwash Merino, 20% Nylon, 5% Bronze Stellina
  • 438 yards (100 grams)
  • 2-ply
  • Soft and sparkly, but not too sparkly! Add a hint of glimmer to your favorite projects!

Tweed Me Fingering/Sock 

  • 85% SW Merino, 15% Donegal Nep
  • 438 yards (100 grams)
  • 2-ply
  • A sturdy, round yarn with jaunty little neps that add texture to hats, socks, and everything in between! 

Sport Weight

Sport 

  • 80% Superwash Merino, 20% Nylon
  • 328 yards (100 grams)
  • 3-ply
  • A perfectly soft and springy sport blend, perfect for shawls, sweaters and even socks!

DK Weight

Arcadia DK - Less Traveled Yarn Exclusive

  • 100% Non-SW Domestic Merino
  • 180 yards (50 grams)
  • 2-ply
  • Plump and soft with great stitch definition, creates a light and airy, but warm fabric
  • 100% Domestic! Raised in Virginia, Spun in Vermont, Dyed in Arizona
  • Check out our FAQ page for additional details

DK

  • 75% SW Merino 25% Nylon
  • 245 yards (100 grams)
  • 4-ply
  • Plump and soft, but still hard wearing.  A go-to yarn for comfy everyday sweaters.

Tweed Me DK

  • 85% SW Merino, 15% Donegal Nep
  • 231 yards (100 grams)
  • 4-ply
  • The same little neps you love in Tweed Me Sock, but in a heavier base that knits up faster for garments!

Coupé DK

  • 80% Merino, 10% Cashmere, 10% Nylon
  • 245 yards (100 grams)
  • 4-ply
  • Deliciously soft and warm with a gentle halo, Coupé Cashmere DK is the ideal yarn for special accessories for the knit-worthy people in your life, or an extra special gift to yourself!

Worsted

Worsted 

  • 100% SW Merino
  • 218 Yards (100 grams)
  • 4-ply
  • Round, plump, and soft, this yarn makes cables and textured stitch patterns pop!