Yarn Bases

Dyeing Dance Card

I'll be dyeing your yarn on the following bases:

Lace:

Waltz Monkey - 80% Superfine Merino/20% Silk 100g/875 yards
Airy and elegant with a light sheen. Blocks beautifully.

Fingering:

HipHop Monkey - 100% Superwash Merino 100g/400yards
Soft, elastic and durable; a gorgeous sock yarn. Equally beautiful for shawls.

Tap Monkey - 75% Superwash Merino/25% Nylon 100g/463 yards
Soft, elastic and slightly more durable; another gorgeous sock yarn.

Jig Monkey -75% Superwash Merino/25% Nylon 20g/93 yards
Soft, elastic and slightly more durable; another gorgeous sock yarn.

Jazz Monkey - 75% Superwash Merino/20% Nylon/ 5% Gold Stellina 100g/438 yards
Soft, elastic, slightly more durable and sparkly! Perfect for fancy socks or special shawls.

Disco Monkey 75% Superwash Merino/20% Nylon/ 5% Silver Stellina 100g/438 yards
Soft, elastic, slightly more durable and sparkly! Perfect for fancy socks or special shawls.

Swing Monkey - 80% Blue Faced Leicester/20% Bamboo 100g/437yards
All drape and shine with perhaps a little less elasticity than Merino, but the added benefit of being naturally anti-bacterial. Perfect for socks and family heirlooms alike.

Twist Monkey70% Superwash Merino/30% Silk 100g/437 yards
This is a high-twist single with a gorgeous sheen and light halo. 
Very fancy - the perfect choice for formal wear, heirlooms, weddings, etc.

Samba Monkey - 100% Superwash Merino 100g/400 yards
This is a high-twist single - soft and supple with a lovely hand.
Perfect for shawls.

Flamenco Monkey70% Superwash Merino/20% Silk/10% Cashmere 100g/438 yards
Warm with a luxurious hand.

DK:

Boogie-Woogie Monkey - 100% Superwash Fine Merino 115g/250 yards 4ply
"Favorite tee-shirt" luxuriously soft, warm and durable. Really a beautiful sweater yarn. Hand wash, air dry.


Worsted:

Tango Monkey - 100% NZ Wool 250g/430yards
Soft to touch, yet durable, Perfect for "knit-then-felt" projects, hats, bags, sweaters & more.

Salsa Monkey - 100% Merino 4 Ply 100g/218 yards
Soft, durable and felt-able. Perfect for just about anything - this one is a straight up work horse with pleasurable hand.