The yarns we offer to you are high quality and we use them ourselves.

 Yarns

 Alexander Valley


Alexander Valley is a double knitting weight yarn, also known as light worsted.  It is size 3 in the Standard Yarn Weight System from the Craft Council of America.

100% SuperWash Merino Wool

Skein size:  2 ounces, 140 yards

Care:  hand or machine wash, dry flat

Knit gauge:  21-24 stitches per 4 inches

Recommended needle size:  5 to 7 (US), 3.75 to 4.5 mm

Crochet gauge:  12 to 17 stitches per 4 inches

Recommended hook size:  7 to I (9), 4.5 to 5.5 mm

 I have named each of my yarn bases after a wine appellation from Northern California's wine country.  This wonderful area encompasses the counties of Sonoma, Napa, Mendocino, Lake and Marin.

 Atlas Peak

Atlas Peak is a sport weight yarn, size 2 in the Standard Yarn Weight System from the Craft Yarn Council of America.

50% Merino Wool/50% Bombyx Silk

Care:  Hand Wash - Dry Flat

This yarn does felt.  Silk does not felt but when the merino wool felts it takes the silk with it resulting in a nubby texture.

See the Pattern section for my free Felted Short Finger Gloves pattern.

Knit gauge:  23-26 stitches per 4 inches

Recommended needle size:  3 to 5 (US),
3.25 to 3.75 mm

Crochet gauge:  16-20 stitches per 4 inches

Recommended hook size:  E (4) to 7 (US)

3.5 to 4.5 mm