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Wool, alpaca, mohair, silk, blends

  • 16 ply dyer's hanks 200grams

    Lovely and thick, this 16 ply yarn is perfect for dyeing, quick knitting, weaving and crochet. Not quite as soft as Merino but suitable for garments, throw rugs, cushions, jackets, cardigans. Use 6-7 mm needles. Weaving...

  • 4 ply Merino/Mohair 50/50 black

    A lovely deep black yarn with a touch of sheen. An unbrushed 50/50 wool mohair that is perfect as a weft in weaving easpecially when used with a multi coloured warp. Fabulous for knitting or crochet too. 4 ply 100 gram...

  • 100 gram skeins 50/50 wool/ mohair yarn

    A delightful blend of soft merino and luxurious mohair natural white 4 ply. Also available in black. In hanks ready for you to 'dye it yourself'.

  • 8 ply 2 fold twist yarn

    Great for knitting, weaving or crochet, this 8 ply is spun from Corriedale fleece. Suitable for outer garments, throw rugs, cushions, jackets, cardigans. A perfect tapestry yarn. Dyes beautifully with Landscapes Dyes...

  • Black or Natural 50 gram balls

    Super soft Australian alpaca, grown in Australia and processed in New Zealand - an absolutely gorgeous yarn. This luxurious fibre is available in 2 ply lace weight yarn and is suitable for suitable for lace knitting and fine...

  • Multi coloured or natural

    100% wool, this wonderful roving yarn can be knitted or woven and then felted. Knit on 6-8 mm needles depending on the desired result. Weave using a wide sett 6-8 epi. Price is per cake and size may vary from 130g-150g...

  • Scrumptious colour. Gorgeous silk and stainless steel yarn

    This absolutely gorgeous yarn comes in the most scrumptious colours. Your creativity deserves some of this silk and stainless steel yarn from Habu. 1/20 silk and stainless steel 69% silk, 31% stainless steel. 14 grams / 0...

  • Dyers hank loop mohair 200gram hanks

    Loop Mohair is beautifully soft and knits and weaves into extremely soft garments and rugs. Available in dyer's hanks of 200 grams. Dolls hair colours are also available.

  • Luxurious feel

    A luxury Italian blend of 75% Merino, 10% Silk and 15% Alpaca. This yarn consists of one strand of camel coloured yarn and the other of white. it is beautifully soft and will dye well using wool and silk dyes such as...

  • Pure luxury.

    A luxuriously thick, 2 plied silk yarn with a soft hand and gorgeous sheen. A well priced yarn at $22.00 per 100grams. Knit as 8 ply. The natural sheen of this yarn is enhanced when dyed. 100 gram...

  • Natural yarn in our 'Dye-it-Yourself' range.
Raindrops

    Rainbow Wools signature yarns have been designed for Rainbow Wools. Scrumptious in their natural state and gorgeous dyed. Raindrops is a merino slub yarn that can be knitted using 5-6mm needles. It takes the dye well - a...

  • A heavier weight mulberry silk yarn. Suitable for weaving, knitting, kumihimo, scrumbling. Dyes beautifully

    Without a doubt, silk is the queen of fibres. This luxury yarn is gorgeous in its natural state but absolutely tempting in hand dyed colours. 250 grams of luxury in one skein, silk lends itself to weaving, kumihimo, fine...

  • Fine silk noil singles yarn

    From the combings of mulberry silk, this silk noil yarn creates a wonderful texture when woven. Ply it with other hand spun or commercial yarns to create your own unique yarn. Knit or crochet it with other yarns. It...

  • New colours.

    Pure wool rug yarn hand dyed in a range of gorgeous colours. Available in 200 gram hanks, this strong, thick and durable yarn is suitable for handwoven floor rugs, latch hook rugs and statement pieces for the wall.  All...

  • Magnificent colours!

    Recycled Sari Silk ribbon is made from fabric remnants leftover from making Indian saris. The offcuts in various colours are sewn together to create this colourful ribbon. The manufacturers claim that at least 90% of the...

  • Gorgeous jewel-like colours

    Sari silk yarn, made from silk fibres that would otherwise go to waste. Use to embellish cushions, bags or other items. Knit it. Crochet it. Weave it.  Great for basket weavers too.

  • Silk is one of the most luxurious fibres. Use it on its own or to enhance other fibres and yarns in weaving, knitting, embroidery, kumihimo, crochet

    Without a doubt, silk is the queen of fibres. This luxury yarn is gorgeous in its natural state but absolutely tempting in hand dyed colours. 100 grams of luxury in one skein, silk lends itself to weaving, kumihimo, fine...

  • Email regarding colours and stock info@rainbowwools.com

    This extra thick rug wool is suitable for handwoven floor rugs. Also suitable for large 'doiley' pattern crochet floor rugs. Knits well on large needles as garter stitch pouffes. Bright colours available. 

  • 100% certified australian organic merino wool

    100% certified organic Australian Merino wool. This yarn is amazingly soft - delightful to knit, weave or crochet. 412 metres in each 200gram hank. Use 4mm needles for knitting. This yarn is made from Australian wool and...