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Hand-dyed Sheepy Time Yarns available now. Check out our Yarns In Stock here.

Sheepy Time Yarns are each hand dyed with professional quality, low impact dyes for colorfastness and clear colors.

Colorways are achieved through a number of methods. Right now I'm really enjoying playing around with a multi-step technique of creating deep, rich, tone on tone colors. This technique produces non-repeating color variations, which means you get the same effect in the knit that you get in the ball, even, rich, color variations, without color pooling.

We have several base yarns that we use regularly (and will also occasionally produce special runs as we find new base yarns at good prices for you.) We love to do custom orders, and offer discounts for larger quantities, and free shipping for orders over $50.

Black Cherry
Ruby Slippers Ruby Slippers
Fawkes Fawkes
Night Vision
Green Eyed Monster
Teal Deer

South Pacific
Moody Blues
Berry Pie
Aurora Borealis

Grapes of Wrath

Pansy Ass
Grape Stomp

Bleeding Hearts

Foggy Dew

Sunken Treasure

Ancient Ruins


Umbrella Drink
Tequila Sunrise
Lime in the Coconut

Blue Hawaiian


Heat Signature

Doctor Who
Time Vortex
Oncoing Storm


We have LOTS of bases available for dyeing. Some of them we keep stocked in the store, others we keep in undyed inventory which you can order on any of the colors above, or other custom colors in orders of at least 4 skeins.


Fairy Lace

A luxiously soft, fine laceweight yarn of baby alpaca, silk, and cashmere (80/20/10). Available in a fine lace and Select lace weights, 1312 yards/100g or 875 yards/100g.


All Your Lace

Superwash merino laceweight yarn (same great fiber as All Your Base). Takes dye well for nice clear colors. 875 yards per 100 grams

This base is stocked in the store.

Panda Lace

All Your Lace with a bit of bamboo rayon (80/20) for a little shine and softness. 875yard/100g.

Sparkle Lace

Merino-silk blend with a touch of Stellina sparkle. 75/20/5 Merino/Silk/Stellina 875yard/100g. This yarn is not superwash.

This based is stocked in the store.

Cloud Lace

This luxury laceweight yarn has a dreamy soft hand and slight sheen. 80% baby alpaca, 20% silk. 875 yards /100g. This yarn comes on cones so we are happy to wind you custom sized skeins.

Silkie Lace

100% pure silk laceweight yarn, 1090 yards/100g. Shiny and gorgeous. Sold in 10g increments.

Sheepy Feet

This is a wonderful, soft sock yarn, made of 75% superwash wool and 25% nylon for durability. 464 yards/100g. Also available in custom sized skeins.

This yarn is stocked in the store.

All Your Base

A lovely, all purpose fingering weight 3 ply superwash merino yarn. Wonderful for anything from shawls and sweaters to mittens and socks. 490 yards/100g. Also available in custom sized skeins.

This base is stocked in the store.


Merino Cashmere Nylon- pure luxury in a sock yarn, wonderful for shawls/scarves, etc. 437 yards/100g. Also available in custom sized skeins.

Panda Feet

Our wonderful superwash merino blended with a little bamboo rayon and nylon (60/30/10), which gives it a lovely softness, sheen, and strength. We love this one for baby garments, in addition to socks and lace. 434 yards/4 ounces.

Sparkle Feet

A luxury fingering weight blend with 63% superwash merino wool / 20% silk / 15% nylon / 2% sterling silver fibers for wonderful sparkle! Excellent for socks, as well as scarves, shawls, or anything else you can think of that needs a bit of glitter. 420 yards/100g.

This yarn is stocked in the store.

Silkie Fingering

100% pure silk yarn, same as Silkie Lace but in fingering weight, 430yards/100g. Shiny and gorgeous. Sold in 10g increments.

Super 8 Sport

An 8 ply cabled yarn. Super round and squishy, 100% superwash merino. 247 yards per 100g.

Big Feet

DK weight soft round 100% superwash merino. A wonderful all purpose yarn. 245 yards/100g.

Put a Ring On It

Singles yarn with a beautiful sheen and depth of color, ideal for gorgeous sweaters, warm hats, scarves and mittens. 40/40/20 baby alpaca/wool/silk. 252yard/100g

DK Alpaca

A wonderful blend of 70% alpaca and 30% merino to help it keep it's shape. 4 plies, soft and warm with a slight halo. 220/100g

Pure Merino

This is a super soft merino yarn from Uruguay, but unlike other yarn from the region this is a 3 ply yarn so it pills less. Wonderful warm and soft sweaters and other accessories for next to skin wear. 218 yards/100g


Dyed on the popular Peace Fleece yarn base, 70/30 merino/mohair. A wonderful, durable yarn. 200 yards/4 oz

BFL Aran

Heavy worsted/aran weight Blue Faced Leceister wool yarn. Soft with a wonderful springy quality. Also popular among soaker users. 185 yards per 100g

This yarn is in limited stock in the store.

Super Merino

Springy superwash merino worsted, ideal for sweaters and other fall and winter garments. 218 yards per 100g

Fat Sheep

This is a 3 ply, bulky weight merino wool yarn. Squishy and soft, knits up super fast. Ideal for Lia! 120 yards/100g


We have a variety of wool breeds and other fibers available, including merino, BFL, Wennsleydale, Corriedale, Norwegian, alpaca, silk, and silk blends.


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