This fingering wight yarn comes from a breed of sheep named Blue Faced Leicester (BFL) raised mainly in the UK. It is renowned for its softness, drape and sturdiness. With the addition of nylon (20%), garments and accessories made with this yarn will become heirloom pieces that you will cherish a long time!
Each year, a part of the Collection BFL changes according to the chosen theme. In 2018, Ultraviolet was the Pantone colour of the year and the whole collection was created around it. In 2019, David Bowie was the theme I chose to explore to create the colour palette. 2020's theme is Favorite movies. The new colour collection will be added to the online shop in April 2020!
WORSTED : 100% Merino (SW) - 115g/185 m
You will find two yarn weights in the Basique category. Basique Sock is a fingering weight sock yarn and is ideal for socks, accessories and garments knitting. It has a great shine and drape and is really durable with the addition of nylon. You will want to wear it from head to toe!
Worsted Basique (100% merino SW) is offered in many of the same colourways found in Basique Sock, hence, you can easily colour coordinate your knitted accessories while using different yarn weights.
With more than 30 repeatable colours, you will find the perfect colour combination to knit something beautiful!
BFL means Blue Faced Leicester (BFL), a breed of sheep raised mainly in the UK. It is renowned for its softness, drape and sturdiness. This fingering weight yarn takes dye beautifully and is ideal for textured stitches. Since it is untreated, it is ideal for colour work and fair isle knitting. This fingering weight yarn is offered in 6 colours.
You will find our most luxurious yarns in this collection, like our lace weight kid mohair and silk yarn and our merino and silk lace yarn. Visit this category often in the online shop as most bases and colours are one of a kind and will often change. Indulge yourself in a little bit of luxury and let your needles sing!