Named for Wonderland characters, meet our cast of yarn bases...

Core yarn bases:

Cheshire Cat (light fingering) — Our original fingering, it’s lightweight making it a perfect choice for shawls and delicate garments. 
Details: 4 oz/ 512 yds, 100% superwash merino, (28-30 sts = 4”)  variegated - tonal

 

Mary Ann (fingering/sock) —  A favorite choice for yarn base, this sock yarn is super-soft with nylon to make it long-wearing. 
Details: 4 oz/ 475 yds, 85% superwash merino, 15% nylon, (28-30 sts = 4”)  variegated - tonal

 

Mad Hatter (sport) — One of our most popular bases, our sport weight is slinky and shiny, with amazing drape and wearability. 
Details: 4 oz/ 344 yds, 100% superwash merino, (20-24 sts = 4”)   variegated - tonal

 

March Hare (worsted weight) — The perfect go-to worsted. A smidge heavier than most, ours is soft, perfectly plied, and resists piling. Think cozy blankets, hats, and mitts.
Details: 4 oz/ 184 yds, 100% superwash merino, (16-20 sts = 4”)  variegated - tonal

 

TweedleDeeDum (bulky) — Not your typical bulky this one knits up quickly, but because of the tighter twist it doesn’t fuzz and pill as readily as most bulky yarns. 
Details: 4 oz/87 yds, 100% superwash merino, (12-14 sts = 4”)  variegated - tonal

 

Luxury yarn bases:

Queen of Hearts (fingering/sock) —  With cashmere for softness and nylon for strength, this yummy sock yarn is the perfect marriage of luxury and durability. 
Details: 4 oz/ 420 yds, MCN:  80% superwash merino, 10% cashmere, 10% nylon, (28-30 sts = 4”)  variegated - tonal

 

Summer Silk (fingering) — This yarn base is soft, slightly nubby and perfect for spring, summer, and early fall garments. This base is a natural oatmeal color and will lend a creamy undertone to any colorway. 
Details: 3.5 oz/ 390 yds, 100% silk bourette, (25-28 sts = 4”)  variegatedtonal

 

Unicorn (sportish) —  A silk core with soft kid mohair and lurex sparkle, this yarn adds just the right amount of glitz and glamour. The silk gives strong stitch definition, with a delicate halo of kid mohair. 
Details: 3.5 oz/ 310 yds, 60% silk/23% kid mohair/11% nylon/3% lurex — sport weight, (28-30 sts = 4”)  variegated - tonal

 

Alice (DK) — The perfect marriage of softness and sheen.  Springy and round, nothing compares to how silk reflects light and color. This blend also washes and wears well. 
Details: 4 oz/ 242 yds, 70% superwash merino, 30% silk, (21-23 sts = 4”)  variegated - tonal

 

NEW!  Tweed (sport) - A luxury tweed yarn, silky soft and just delightful!  High twist, excellent drape with natural colored nepps througout.  Naturally a honey color, colors dye a smidge darker on this base.
Details:  3.5 oz/310 yds, 55% superwash merino, 15% mulberry silk, 15% baby alpaca, 15% donegal nepps, (22-24 sts = 4”)  variegatedtonal

 

NEW!  Silk Twist (DK) - This lofty DK is slightly thick and thin and wrapped with a strand of silk.  The silk absorbs dye differently for a pretty highlight throughout.  
Details:  3.5 oz/ 250 yds, 72% fine superwash merino, 28% mulberry silk, (20-22 sts = 4”)  variegated - tonal

 

Blossom Yarn bases:  

Colors magically meld from one to another in these gradient and color-morphing cakes. Our Mad Hatter Blossom coordinates perfectly with all our Mad Hatter yarns!
Fingering weight — A great sock yarn, and ideal for shawls and other lighter weight garments.  Details: 4 oz/ 420 yds, 80% superwash merino, 20% nylon; (28-30 sts=4”)
Mad Hatter sport weight — One of our most popular bases, our sport weight is slinky and shiny, with amazing drape and wearability. 
Details: 6-oz cake/ 515 yards, 100% superwash merino, (20-24 sts = 4”)

 View Blossom colorways—available in both fingering and sport.

 

 

Fiber bases:  all our fiber colorways are available on all of these options...

Our fiber bases are hand-dyed in small batches to preserve softness and ensure color fastness. Each fiber type is available in 4 or 8 ounce braids. 

 

Merino: 100% merino, 21 microns, staple length: 2.75“

 

Merino-Tencel: 50% merino/50% tencel, staple length: 2.75-3”

 

Merino-Sparkle: 65% merino/35% nylon sparkle, staple length: 2.75-3”

 

BFL: 100% Blue-faced Leicester, 25-27 microns, staple length: 4.25”

 

BFL-Silk: 70% oatmeal BFL/30% Tussah Silk, staple length: 4.25”

 

Organic Polwarth:  100% wool, 22 microns, staple length: 5-7”

 

Organic Polwarth-Silk:   80% Polwarth/20% silk, 22-25 microns, staple length: 5-7”

 

Lucky Baaahboo: 50% sw merino/25% bamboo/25% nylon, staple length: 2.75-3.5”

 

Tweed: 80% wool/20% viscose nepps, 25-27 microns, staple length:  2.75-3.5”

 

Posh ‘Paca: 50% Superfine merino/25% Tussah silk/25% baby alpaca, staple length: 3.75-6”