Yarn Bases

The Lab Fibers has gone through significant amounts of trial and error to find the best classic bases for your fiber arts needs. 

As we grow we hope to expand our base selections - but if you are looking for something particular please reach out, we may be able to find something suitable.

Everyday Classics

Everyday Sock  

75% Superwash Merino Wool / 25% Nylon

  • 4 Ply
  • 463 yds/100g skein
  • Knitting Needle Size: Size US 1 – 3 / 2.25 – 3.25 mm
  • Crochet Hook Size: B/1 – E/4 / 2.25 – 3.5 mm

Everyday Fingering

100% Superwash Merino

  • 4 Ply 
  • 438 yds/100g skein
  • Knitting Needle Size: Size 1 – 3 / 2.25 – 3.25 mm
  • Crochet Hook Size: B/1 – E/4 / 2.25 – 3.5 mm

Everyday DK

100% Superwash Merino

  • 4 Ply 
  • 231 yards/100g skein
  • Knitting Needle Size: 4 – 7 / 3.5 – 4.5 mm
  • Crochet Hook Size: G/6 – I/9 / 4.0 – 5.5 mm

Everyday Worsted

100% Superwash Merino

  • 4 Ply 
  • 218 yards/100g skein
  • Knitting Needle Size: Size US 7 – 9 / 4.5 – 5.5 mm
  • Crochet Hook Size: I/9 – K/10 / 5.5 – 6.5 mm

Everyday Bulky

100% Superwash Merino 

  • 4 Ply 
  • 137 yards/100 gram skein
  • Knitting Needle Size: Size US 10 -11 / 6.0mm – 8.0 mm
  • Knitting Gauge: 12 – 15 = 4″ (10 cm)
  • Crochet Hook Size: K/10.5- M/13 / 6.5 – 9 mm

Tweedy

Tweedy Fingering 

85% Superwash Merino / 15% Donegal Nep

  • 2 Ply 
  • 438 yards/100 gram skein
  • Knitting Needle Size: Size US 1 – 3 / 2.25 – 3.25 mm
  • Crochet Hook Size: B/1 – E/4 / 2.25 – 3.5 mm

Tweedy DK

85% Superwash Merino / 15% Donegal Nep

  • 4 Ply 
  • 231 yards/100 gram skein
  • Knitting Needle Size: Size US 4 – 7 / 3.5 – 4.5 mm
  • Crochet Hook Size: G/6 – I/9 / 4 – 5.5 mm

Tweedy Aran

85% Superwash Merino / 15% Donegal Nep

  • 3 Ply 
  • 183 yards/100 gram skein
  • Knitting Needle Size: Size US 9 – 10.5 / 5.5 – 7 mm
  • Crochet Hook Size: I/9 – M/13 / 5.5 – 9 mm