Burras 100% Merino

Burras is the Gaelic for caterpillar - and what do caterpillars turn into? Beautiful, multi-coloured butterflies.

Burras comes in 100g hanks and contains approx 366m of single ply 100% merino yarn.

The nature of this yarn, combined with my dyeing techniques, means the finished yarn is not a solid colour, but rather a variegated mix of hues of one colour. Please note that even though every care is taken to ensure all the dye is exhausted during the dyeing process, if you're planning to use this yarn in stranded colourwork you should do a test square first, especially when mixing very saturated shades with very pale shades, to ensure there is no colour leaching.

The merino for this yarn is sourced from non-mulesed flocks of merino sheep.

Deep Assynt Lochs B

Deep Assynt Lochs B

A deep blue shade, found in the deepest of lochs around Assynt Burras comes in 100g hanks and contains approx 366m of single ply 100% non mulesed...
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Deep Waters B

Deep Waters B

Dark shades of purple, green and blues Because of the dyeing method used each and every hank will be different Burras comes in 100g hanks and...
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Deep, Under Water (B)

Deep, Under Water (B)

This colourway is a mix of teals, blues, greens, burnt umber, and every so often a hint of deep orange Please note: Because of the method of dyeing...
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For When No Real Chocolate is Available (B)

For When No Real Chocolate is Available (B)

A deep, dark chocolate brown shade.
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Gabi's Dream Green B

Gabi's Dream Green B

A complex mix of punchy lime green and a darker covering of emerald Burras comes in 100g hanks and contains approx 366m of single ply 100% non...
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Gentle Dreams B

Gentle Dreams B

A mix of soft shades of purple, yellow, blue and pink Because of the dyeing method used each and every hank will be different Burras comes in 100g...
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Ice! Ice! B

Ice! Ice! B

A pale, pale turquoise shade Burras comes in 100g hanks and contains approx 366m of single ply 100% non mulesed merino yarn.
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Jealous Anemone B

Jealous Anemone B

Jealous Anemone is a green shade with tints of turquoise blue
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Jewelled B

Jewelled B

Jewelled has taken to the Burras base like the proverbial duck to water!  The colour is a mix of pink and violet, and because of the way it is...
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Lemon Drops B

Lemon Drops B

A delicate, lemon yellow shade Burras comes in 100g hanks and contains approx 366m of single ply 100% non mulesed merino yarn.
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