Elliebelly Basilisk Silk/Merino from Elliebelly
Elliebelly Basilisk Silk/Merino
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
155 yards
(142 meters)
100 grams
(3.53 ounces)
2.0 to 4.0 sts
= 1 inch
US 10 - 11 or 6 - 8mm
50% Silk
50% Wool - Merino

Basilisk is a bulky weight silk/merino yarn, beautifully plied for a lovely sheen. This is not a yarn to toy with. I know a woman who bought six skeins and promptly called in sick to work for the week so she could knit a Clapotis. Don’t underestimate Basilisk’s hold over you.