Augustbird
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    Deep - Rich Sock Quick View
    Deep - Rich Sock

    Deep - Rich Sock

    $27.00

    Deep.

    Rich Sock Information
    Content: 80% superwash merino, 10% cashmere, 10% nylon
    Weight: Sock / 4ply
    Yardage: 435yards /398 metres
    Unit weight: 3.53 ounces / 100 grams
    Needle size: US 1 - 3 / 2.25 - 3.25mm

    Number in dye lot: 5

    Care Instructions:
    Hand wash, dry flat in shade.


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    Interlude - White Gum Wool Bouclé Quick View
    Interlude - White Gum Wool Bouclé

    Interlude - White Gum Wool Bouclé

    $34.00

    Interlude.

     

    Augustbird gradient yarns produce gradual, dappled colour changes when knitted.


    White Gum Wool Bouclé Information

    Sustainable, traceable and super soft. White Gum Wool sheep are raised on a single farm by Nan Bray, in the high midlands of Tasmania.

    Content: 100% Ethical Superfine Australian Merino
    Weight: Bulky/ 12ply
    Yardage: 168 yards / 154 metres 
    Unit weight: 3.53 ounces / 100 grams
    Needle size: US 10 / 6mm



    Care Instructions:
    Hand wash, dry flat in shade.

     

    Please note that all monitors display colours differently

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    Summer Rain - White Gum Wool Bouclé Quick View
    Summer Rain - White Gum Wool Bouclé

    Summer Rain - White Gum Wool Bouclé

    $28.00

    Summer Rain.


    White Gum Wool Bouclé Information

    Sustainable, traceable and super soft. White Gum Wool sheep are raised on a single farm by Nan Bray, in the high midlands of Tasmania.

    Content: 100% Ethical Superfine Australian Merino
    Weight: Bulky/ 12ply
    Yardage: 168 yards / 154 metres 
    Unit weight: 3.53 ounces / 100 grams
    Needle size: US 10 / 6mm

    Number in dye lot: 2

    Care Instructions:
    Hand wash, dry flat in shade.

     

    Please note that all monitors display colours differently

NEWS FEED

  • Handknitters Expo Sunday June 1st

    Posted: Jun 01 2014

      Augustbird yarn will be available today, Sunday June 1st at the Handknitters Guild of South Australia Exhibition. Drop in and say "Hi" to Rebecca and baby Patrick.   Sunday June 1st, 1pm-4pm Hamra Centre Library, West Torrens Council, 1 Brooker Tce, Hilton   All hand-dyed yarn will be $25 on the day! 500g packs of Undyed NewMerino will be $50 per pack.

  • The Colours of Australia

    Posted: Apr 11 2014

    It's no secret that I love White Gum Wool. It’s so soft and heavenly I seriously just can't get enough of it. When Nan Bray from White Gum Wool approached me to design a collection of variegated colourways to complement her lovely solid colours I jumped at the opportunity. At the time I was only days away from the birth of my second child but I began dreaming up colourways while I waited for my new little person to arrive. The weeks that followed were somewhat whirlwind-like but here we are three months later and I have a beautiful baby boy and a brand new collection to show for myself. So without further ado I'm pleased to share with you all the first instalment of The Colours of Australia, which launched earlier this week. Kangaroo Paw Summer Rain Green Tree Frog Pebbly Beach Protea   Spider Orchid 
These colourways were...

  • Welcome

    Posted: Mar 12 2014

    Welcome Yarn Lovers!Hello and welcome to the *NEW* Augustbird website. We hope you like our new site and have fun looking around. Augustbird yarns are hand-dyed in Australia.Augustbird organic and luxury yarns are hand dyed in the Adelaide Hills, Australia using eco friendly, professional dyes. Follow us on Facebook and join our newsletter to keep up to date with Augustbird news and specials. We would love to see you on Ravelry too, our group can be found here.  

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