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Fantail



Meet Fantail 2.0! The brand new Augustbird Merino + Silk Sock Yarn base is here! There is no more need for nylon thanks to reenforcement of shimmery, strong tussah silk and the tighter twist. These new features improve wear and reduce pilling, as well as adding a glorious subtle sheen, how wonderful!
Fantail's Australian merino is sustainable, natural and local - Grown ethically on the White Gum Wool farm right here in Australia! 
Augustbird Bowerbird yarn is hand-dyed by me, Rebecca Robinson, in small batches from my studio in the Adelaide Hills, Peramangk country. To find out a bit about me and my dyeing process click here.

I hand-dye yarn once or twice a month so If there is no yarn listed here at this time please check back again soon. Meanwhile feel free to purchase some lovely dyed-to-order yarn.

Looking for knitting patterns that have been designed especially for Augustbird Fantail yarn? Check them out here.
Fantail {White Gum Wool Ethical Merino with Silk}
Sustainable, traceable and super soft. White Gum Wool sheep are raised on a single farm by Nan Bray, in the high midlands of Tasmania. Hand-dyed by Augustbird.

Content: 70% Ethical Superfine Australian Merino / 30% Tussah Silk
Weight: Fingering/ 4ply
Yardage: 516 yards / 472 metres
Unit weight: 3.53 ounces / 100 grams
Needle size: US 3 / 3.25mm
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Mystery Bag {Fantail} PREORDER

$72.00 AUD

This is a PREORDER listing for a Fantail Mystery Bag. This is our gorgeous new merino + silk sock yarn. Please allow 4 - 6 weeks for your yarn to...

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