Chimera | Riverknits

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Chimera is a magical hand-dyed marl from the team behind Riverknits. 

Butter-soft wool from Blue Faced Leicester sheep has been hand dyed and then plied together to create a stunning barber-pole finish

You can combine this yarn with a complimentary solid shade and then play with stripes, slipped stitches, stranded colourwork and more... Use a special skein or two in the yoke of a sweater or dive in to full colour by mixing from shades across this stunning range.

Our featured pattern is "End of Summer" by Letesknits in Chimera "Aurora Borealis" and Walcot Yarns Opus "Spellbound".


Needle Size: 2mm-3.75mm, US 0-5
Fibre Content: 100% Blue Faced Leicester
Weight: 50 grams
Length: 195 metres
Tension: 27sts to 10cm. Your tension may vary.
Care Instructions: Hand Wash

We ship worldwide.

Tax-free pricing is available for customers outside the EU and this will be reflected at checkout.

Shipping Carrier

Packages can be shipped via An Post (the Irish National Postal Service) or DPD Courier.

We ship Tuesday - Friday each week.


Rates within Ireland 

Standard Post: €4.95

Express (Tracked) Post: €5.95

DPD Courier: €8.50


Rates to Northern Ireland 

Tracked Post: €7.00


England, Scotland and Wales

DPD Courier: €14.50

(Unfortunately we cannot ship to the Channel Islands at the moment.)

A note re Brexit:

VAT will automatically be collected at checkout on order values under £135 (the prices you see when browsing include VAT).

On orders over £135 VAT is collected by the shipping courier, but your cost at checkout will reflect ex-tax pricing.


To Europe

Tracked Shipping starts at €7.00

Rate will be calculated before check out depending on location.

DHL Rates are also offered on request.

All international packages are sent via a Tracked Express Service.


To the USA and Canada

Up to 2kg: €12.00

DHL Rates are also offered on request.


To New Zealand and Australia

Up to 2kg: €14.00

DHL Rates are also offered on request.


Please see here for our refund / exchange policy.

Customer Reviews

Based on 2 reviews

Really vibrate colour - spice market !!
Overall delighted with it

Fiona O'Raw

I bought Chimera in Sea Breeze. The colours are gorgeous. It was hard to pick from a fabulous choice. It's lovely and soft and very nice to work with. The skiens wound very easily. I git a hat and cowl from my 2 skiens. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend.