Yarn Bases

It's all about the Base

Each yarn base has its own special character, just like the South African town it was named after. Take a little trip through our beautiful and varied country, and you will find the perfect base to embark with on your next yarn journey.

Alldays

100% SW Bluefaced Leicester wool.
Available in:

  • Alldays Sock - 600 metres per 150g
  • Alldays 100 Sock - 400 metres per 100g

Calvinia

80% Fine SW Merino, 20% Nylon. High twist yarn.
Available in:

  • Calvinia Sock - 365 metres per 100g

Clarens

55% SW Bluefaced Leicester, 45% Silk.
Available in:

  • Clarens Lace - 800 metres per 100g
  • Clarens Sock400 metres per 100g

Darling

70% Baby Alpaca, 20% Silk, 10% Cashmere.
Available in:

  • Darling Lace - 800 metres per 100g
  • Darling Sock - 400 metres per 100g

Franschhoek

50% Fine SW Merino, 50% Silk.
Available in:

  • Franschhoek Sock - 400 metres per 100g
  • Franschhoek DK - 212 metres per 100g

Greyton

80% SW Bluefaced Leicester wool, 20% Silk.
Available in:

  • Greyton Lace - 800 metres per 100g

Kathu

100% Fine SW Merino.
Available in:

  • Kathu Worsted - 180 metres per 100g

Mooi River

100% Baby Alpaca.
Available in:

  • Mooi River Chunky - 100 metres per 100g

St Lucia

100% Fine SW Merino, with a single spun construction.
Available in:

  • St Lucia Sock - 365 metres per 100g

Sutherland

75% Fine Merino, 20% Silk, 5% Silver Stellina fibre.
Available in:

  • Sutherland Lace - 800 metres per 100g
  • Sutherland DK - 212 metres per 100g

Tulbagh

80% Fine SW Merino, 10% Cashmere, 10% Nylon.
Available in:

  • Tulbagh Sock - 400 metres per 100g
  • Tulbagh DK - 212 metres per 100g