Our Bases

KnitingGale Yarns uses a variety of different bases. Each name is followed by the weight of the base. 


*Diggity DK ~ 3-Ply DK weight. 100% SuperWash Merino Wool. * 230 yards/100g. A fuller DK, closer to worsted weight, super soft base  


*Simple Sock ~ 2-Ply SW fingering/ Sock weight. 100% SuperWash Merino Wool. * 400 yards/100g. Simple all wool sock base

*WTF Worsted. 100% Peruvian Highland Wool * 220 yards/100g. Simple and soft worsted base


*Dope DK ~  2-ply DK weight. 80% Superwash Highland Wool / 20% Polyamide. *230 yards/100g       Heavy duty DK base with some bounce. Soft and perfect for any project.

***Dope DK is a KnitingGale personal favorite!***


*Sweet Sock ~ 4-Ply SW Fingering weight. 75% SuperWash Merino Wool & 75% Nylon. * 420 yards/100g. Thinner and much softer sock/ fingering base with elasticity and bounce.