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Lace (2 - 2.25 mm, US 0-1):
Alpaca Lace [100% Superfine Alpaca]
Baby Silk Lace [70% Baby Alpaca, 30% Silk]
Cashmere Fingering [100% Mongolian Cashmere]
Halo [78% Brushed Suri Alpaca, 22% Nylon]
Jaipur [100% Mercerized Cotton]
Maharashtra Silk[100% Spun Silk]
Mimi [100% Mink]
Minka [70% Mink, 20% Merino Wool, 10% Silk]
Miya [70% Mink, 20% Merino Wool, 10% Silk]
Mohair Luxe [77% Kid Mohair, 23% Silk]
Mohair Luxe Lamé [73% Superkid Mohair, 18% Silk, 9% Lurex]
Party Angel [72% Super Kid Mohair, 24% Silk, 4% Lurex]
Pure Mink [100% Mink]
Rialto Lace [100% Superwash Merino extra fine]
Silkpaca [70% Baby Alpaca, 30% Silk]
Skara Brae [100% Dehaired Angora]
Suri Elegance [100% Suri Alpaca]

Fingering (2.25 - 2.75 mm, US 1-2)
(Sock, Super Fine):

100% Angora 4 ply
100% Angora 4 ply Paint
Alpaca Superlight [54% Alpaca, 22% Merino, 24% Nylon]
Jawoll Bambus [50% New Wool Superwash, 35% Bamboo, 15% Nylon]
Lontué [50% Linen, 50% Cotton]
Nuna Fina [%40% Merino Wool, 40% Silk, 20% Bamboo] Mimi [100% Mink]
Minka [70% Mink, 20% Merino Wool, 10% Silk]
Miya [70% Mink, 20% Merino Wool, 10% Silk]
Mohair Luxe [77% Kid Mohair, 23% Silk]
Mohair Luxe Lamé [73% Superkid Mohair, 18% Silk, 9% Lurex]
Party Angel [72% Super Kid Mohair, 24% Silk, 4% Lurex]
Skara Brae [100% Dehaired Angora]
Sulka Legato [%60% Merino Wool, 20% Alpaca, 20% Silk]

Light Sport (4 ply) / Sport (2.75 - 3.5 mm, US 2-4) (Baby, Fine):
100% Angora
100% Angora 4 ply
Arequipa [65% Superwash Wool, 20% Alpaca, 15% Nylon]
Aurora Handpaints [70% Angora, 30% Lambswool]
Cadenza Paint [80% Superwash Merino, 20% Tussah Silk]
Cashmere Premium [100% Premium Cashmere]
Glimmer [97% Baby Alpaca, 3% Lurex]
Solocashmere 110 [100% Premium Cashmere]
Stork [100% Egyptian Cotton]
Tibetan Yak [100% Pure Tibetan Yak]
Titus [70% Yorkshire Wool, 30% UK Alpaca]

Double Knit (3.5 - 4 mm, US 4-6):
100% Angora
100% Angora DK
100% Baby Camel DK
100% Bamboo DK
100% Cashmere DK
Angora [70% Angora, 30% Merino]
Ayatori [60% Wool, 40% Silk]
Baby Llama Heather [100% Baby Llama]
Belfilo [40% Cotton, 45% Viscose, 10% Linen, 5% Polyamide]
Cambio [70% Cotton, 30% Microfiber]
Chirimen [60% Cotton, 24% Silk, 16% Wool]
Classic Alpaca [100% Superfine Alpaca]
Classic Alpaca Baby [100% Baby Alpaca]
Cool Wool [100% Merino extra fine]
Cool Wool Seta [70% Merino extra fine, 30% Silk]
Falk [100% Superwash New Wool]
Fixation [98.3% Cotton, 1.7% Spandex]
Irise [85% Rayon, 15% Lurex]
Jguazú [40% linen, 40% Bamboo, 20% Silk]
Lambgora [50% Lambswool, 50% Angora]
Langamay [70% Lambswool, 30% Cashmere]
Lumina [62% Viscose, 36% Cotton, 2% Polyester]
Merino 2000 [100% Merino extra fine]
Merino Seta [70% Merino extra fine, 30% Silk]
Mulberry [100% Mulberry Silk]
Mulberry Linen [50% Alpaca, 25% Silk, 25% Linen]
Pansies [100% Cotton]
Schafwolle [100% Virgin Wool Superwash]
Seta [100% Silk]
Smooth [100% Acrylic Microfibre]
Tibetan Cloud Worsted [100% Tibetan Yak]
Yakmel [70% Tibetan Yak, 30% Baby Camel]
Yakoo [75% Tibetan Yak, 25% Bamboo]
Yuzen [56% Wool, 34% Silk, 10% Kid Mohair]

Light Worsted / Worsted (4 - 4.5 mm, US 6-7):
100% Cashmere Undyed
Angel [100% Nylon]
Arcadia DK [80% Pima Cotton, 20% Angora]
Astral [50% Alpaca Superfine, 30% Tencel, 20% Wool]
Cashmere Handspun [100% Mongolian Cashmere]
Cashmerino Worsted [80% Lambswool, 10% Angora, 10% Cashmere]
Chiara [70% Viscose, 20% Superkid Mohair, 10% Polyester]
Cotton Merino [60% Cotton, 40% Merino extra fine]
Eden [100% Bamboo]
Flores [40% Cotton, 40% Nylon, 20% Polyamide]
King Baby Llama & Mulberry Silk [70% King Baby Llama, 30% Mulberry Silk]
Luna [100% Peruvian Pima Cotton]
Nerissa [100% Cotton]
Pashmina [78% Merino extrafine, 22% Cashmere]
Pima Tencel [50% Pima Cotton, 50% Tencel]
Point Print [96% Cotton, 4% Elastane]
Shirakaba [42% Silk, 40% Cotton, 18% Wool]
Shiro [40% Wool, 30% Cashmere, 30% Silk]
Swizzle[100% Alpaca Superfine]
Tibetan Cloud Worsted [100% Tibetan Yak]
Yak [50% Yak Wool, 50% Merino extra fine]
Yak Handspun [100% Tibetan Yak Down]
Zeta [70% Cotton, 30% Linen]
  Heavy Worsted / Aran (4.5 - 5.5 mm, US 7-9)
(Afghan, Medium):

100% Mulberry Silk
100% Raw Silk
100% Soy Silk
Akapana [65% Baby Llama, 25% Merino, 10% Donegal]
Angora [100% Hand Spun Pure Angora Rabbit Wool]
Astral [30% Alpaca, 20% Wool, 50% Tencel]
Baby Camel Handspun [100% Baby Camel Undyed]
Baco [70% Silk, 30% Cotton]
Cashmere Classic [100% Premium Cashmere]
Cashmere Tweed [35% Cashmere, 65% Merino]
Cashmerino Worsted [80% Lambswool, 10% Angora, 10% Cashmere]
Cloud 9 [50% Merino, 50% Angora]
Cloud Cotton [100% Organic Cotton]
Desert Garden Aran Cotton [65% Cotton, 35% Microfibre]
Eco Duo [70% Undyed Baby Alpaca, 30% Undyed Merino]
Ecological Wool [100% Peruvian Wool]
Erba [60% Cotton, 40% Polyamide]
Estio [50% Cotton, 50% Acrylic]
Gobi [70% Merino extra fine, 30% Baby Camel]
Korfu [71% Viscose, 21% Linen]
Lanalux [40% Merino, 28% Nylon, 32% Polyamide]
Leisure Bulky [50% Pima Cotton, 50% Superfine Alpaca]
Lino [100% Linen]
Maddie [100% Bamboo Ribbon]
Magic Garden [100% Acrylic]
Mare [30% Linen, 30% Cotton, 40% Viscose]
Merino Soy [70% Merino extra fine, 30% Soy]
Merino Worsted [100% Kettle Dyed Pure Merino Wool]
Mila [91% Cotton, 7% Polyester]
Mink-Cashmere Handspun [50% Mink, 50% Cashmere]
Mink Handspun [100% Pure Mink]
Mulberry Merino [50% Merino extra fine, 50% Silk]
Paca de Seda [80% Alpaca superfine, 20% Silk]
Pastaza [50% Llama, 50% Wool]
Rios [100% Hand Dyed Pure Merino Superwash]
Ruca Multi [100% Sugarcane]
Runo Mira [75% Merino - Rambouillet Wool, 25% Mohair]
Silk [98% Silk, 4% Elastane]
Silk Bouclé [100% Mulberry Silk]
Silk Dream [50% Merino extrafine, 50% Silk]
Silk Road Aran [85% Wool, 10% Silk, 5% Cashmere]
Silky Cashmere Aran [55% Silk, 45% Cashmere]
Toowoomba [75% Superwash Wool, 25% Polyamide]
Woolly Merino [96% Merino Wool, 4% Nylon]
Yak [50% Yak Wool, 50% Merino extra fine]

Fancy (4.5 - 8 mm, US 7-11) :
Aura Sequined [38% Cotton, 28% Viscose, 40% Microfibre]
Azahar [66% Cotton, 26% Acrylic, 8% Polyamide]
Babykid Uni [60% Kid Mohair, 40% Microfiber (Polyamide)]
Dolce [100% Polyamide]
Ebru [100% Polyamide]
Foglia [100% Polyester Fabric]
Folie [60% Acrylic, 40% Polyester Fabric]
Follia [100% Polyamide]
Frill Seeker [100% Premium Acrylic]
Frill Seeker Light [60% Acrylic, 40% Polyester]
Grace [70% Metal /OT63 Nickel Free, 20% Polyamide, 10% Acrylic]
Greta [51% Metal, 46% Viscose, 3% Polyamide]
Gründl Papillon [70% Acrylic, 30% Polyamide]
Guadalupe [70% Cotton, 20% Acrylic, 10% Polyamide] Kidluxe [78% Kid Mohair, 13% Wool, 9% Nylon]
Korfu [71% Viscose, 21% Linen]
Luzia [85% Viscose, 20% Nylon]
Maddie [100% Bamboo Ribbon]
Malizia [60% Viscose, 40% Polyester]
Ondas Lux [95% Acrylic, 5% Polyester]
Paillettes [100% Polyester]
Park Avenue [38% Acrylic, 35% Polyamide, 28% Kid Mohair]
Piccadilly [100% Polyester]
Rocio [80% Acrylic, 20% Polyamide]
Rocio Plus [80% Acrylic, 20% Polyamide]
Roma [47% Wool, 40% Acrylic, 13% Polyamide]
Ronda [98% Acrylic, 2% Polyester]
Sensual Geometrico [51% Polyester, 49% Acrylic]

Silk-Alpaca [74% Alpaca, 26% Silk]
Struzzo [60% Ostrich Feahters, 40% Acrylic]
Triana [100% Acrylic]
Whisper [100% Polyester]
Yaprak [95% Polyamide, 5% Lurex]

Chunky (6 - 7 mm, US 10 - 10-3/4)
(Craft, Rug, Bulky):

Dove [90% Polyamide, 10% Acrylic]
Ecological Alpaca [100% Superfine Alpaca Undyed]
Frill Seeker Light [60% Acrylic, 40% Polyester]
Jewel [100% Peruvian Highland Wool]
Kidluxe [78% Kid Mohair, 13% Wool, 9% Nylon]
Lynx [82% Viscose, 18% Polyamide]
Magnum Chunky [75% Courtelle, 25% Wool]
Mecha [100% Pure Merino Superwash]
Rocio [80% Acrylic, 20% Polyamide]
Ronda [98% Acrylic, 2% Polyester]
Sol Dégradé [100% Combed Cotton]
Snuggle [55% Alpaca, 15% Wool, 30% Acrylic]
Super Alpaca [100% Superfine Alpaca]
Tosca Jaspé [55% New Wool, 45% Acrylic]
Triana [100% Acrylic]

Super Chunky (7 - 8 mm, US 10-3/4 - 11)
Alpaca 60 [100% Alpaca Superfine]
Aquarella [100% Hand Dyed Pure Merino Wool]
Ciao [50% Superwash Merino, 50% Acrylic]

Bulky (8 - 10 mm, US 11-15)
(Roving, Super Bulky):

Alpaca 33 [100% Alpaca Superfine]
Evita Merino [70% Virgin Merino Wool, 30% Synthetic Fur]
Frill Seeker [100% Premium Acrylic]
Frill Seeker Cameo [30% Acrylic, 28% Merino Wool,
12% Mohair, 25% Metallic, 15% Microfiber]


Polar Weight (10 - 15 mm, US 15-19):
Dancing con Lurex [75% Mohair, 24% Wool, 1% Lurex]
Dancing Queen [75% Mohair, 25% Wool]
Magnum [100% Peruvian Wool]
Malindi [100% Acrylic]
Maxima [100% Acrylic]

 

 

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