Yarn Bases

YARNS

FINGERINGDK/SPORTWORSTEDLACE

FINGERING WEIGHT

IACHOS

Iachos is a gorgeous, all-purpose fingering-weight yarn in 100% superwash merino wool. It has a nice firm twist that gives stitches beautiful definition. It has a delightfully soft hand, yet the finished pieces are durable and strong. Perfect for socks, shawls, lightweight garments, or anything else you can dream up!

100% Superwash Merino
2ply yarn
1 skein = 400yds/100g

LLYR

Llyr is a luxurious blend of silk and Bluefaced Leicester (BFL) wool. This superwash fingering-weight yarn is incredibly soft and silky; the finished fabric is positively decadent, with beautiful drape and excellent stitch detail. This wool/silk blend takes dye beautifully: our colorways are bright and deep with a lustrous sheen. This yarn is especially delightful in lace shawls and garments.

55% Superwash Bluefaced Leicester, 45% Silk
4ply yarn
1 skein = 438 yds/100g

PADMA

This luxury silk yarn is everything! It is smooth and shiny, lovely and lustrous, durable and delightful to work with. Padma is wonderful for shawls and garments with amazing drape. We recommend hand-washing of all knitted garments made with such an exquisite yarn,and laying flat to dry.

100% Grade A Mulberry Silk
4ply yarn
1 skein = 436 yds/100g

PATOS

Patos can hold up to anything, but is also incredibly soft and springy. It has a smooth ply and enough nylon to provide strength and durability and superwash merino for great stitch definition incredible softness this is our go to sock yarn.

75% Superwash Merino, 25% Nylon
4ply yarn
1 skein = 463 yds/100g

SEKHMET

One of our newest additions, Sekhmet is a an incredibly soft blend of 50% Alpaca – 25% Linen – 25% Silk that is a triple threat with sheen, a soft hand, and an earthy texture. The linen and alpaca give it a light halo that is characteristic of both fibers. The inclusion of the linen, a cellulose fiber, creates a muted effect in some of our brighter colorways.

50% Baby Alpaca, 25% Silk, 25% Linen
3ply yarn
1 skein = 438 yds/100g

TYCHE

Tyche is a versatile and beautiful yarn with a superbly soft hand. This single-ply yarn combines smooshy loft with surprisingly good stitch definition. It is made of the same superwash Merino as our popular Iachos yarn. The single-ply construction produces a beautiful bloom when washed and blocked.

100% Superwash Merino
Single ply construction
1 skein = 400 yds/100g

YAKSHA

Yaksha blends yak fibers with superwash merino and nylon. The dark Yak fiber affects the color of the raw yarn and lends depth to the colors achieved. Yaksha is creamy and pliable. It creates the most delicious fabric imaginable, but one that (thanks to the nylon) will hold up to repeat wearing and washing.

70% Superwash Merino, 20% Yak, 10% Nylon
3 ply yarn
1 skein = 437 yds/100g

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DK & SPORT WEIGHT

AESIR

Aesir is a strong, surprisingly soft, 8-ply yarn that works hard and plays hard. Made of four 2-ply strands cabled together, this workhorse yarn is springy and durable. It is made of the same superwash Merino as our popular Iachos yarn, in a heavy sport/light DK weigh that is perfect for shawls, sweaters, and other garments.

100% Superwash Merino
8ply cabled construction
274 yds/100g

DANU

Danu is a beautiful, blissfully soft, single-ply DK yarn. It has luxurious loft and works up gorgeously, but offers the practicality and durability of superwash fiber. As a heavy DK, Danu can stand in for worsted on many patterns and is particularly well-suited for cozy hats, mitts, and cowls.

100% Superwash Merino
Single construction
240 yds/100g

KODYAK

Yak DK is a delicious blend of 65% Superwash Merino, 20% Silk and 15% Yak. The Yak gives the yarn a naturally darker coloring so that the resulting dyed colorways are rich, warm, and deep. With a subtle drapiness from the silk and incredible softness from the yak but the strong stitch definition of the superwash merino, this is sure to become a fan favorite. A luxurious choice for all sorts of garments.

Yak Silk DK
60% Superwash Merino, 20% Silk, 20% Yak
4ply yarn
231 yds per 100g

VANIR

This is our idea of the perfect knitting yarn! A soft yet robust, springy not split-y 4-ply merino yarn that can do (almost) everything. Perfect for hats, scarves, sweaters, shawls, or frankly any clothing article. This yarn shows our colors brilliantly, and works up like a dream. Superwash like the rest of our wool so it holds up to anything you put your yarn through.

100% Superwash Merino
4ply yarn
231 yds/100g

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WORSTED WEIGHT

EPONA

Epona is the big sister to A Hundred Raven’s popular Aesir. The twist on this soft-yet-sturdy yarn, made of four 2-ply strands cabled together to make a round and dense yarn. It is delightful to work with and is the go-to yarn for sweater knitters. The cabled construction is perfect for creating warm and cozy garments and warm woolies which will last for years.

100% Superwash Merino
8ply cabled construction
218 yds/100g

LACEWEIGHT

ALFAR

Not your old-fashined lace yarn! Alfar is a versatile superwash laceweight with a slight twist to show off your stitches. While delicate and light, it stands up to knitting, frogging, and aggressive blocking.

100% Superwash Merino
2ply
931 yds/100g

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