Erika Knight Studio Linen DK
An ancient fibre recycled for a modern maker. Linen is an ancient sustainable, natural fibre spun from the flax plant. Flax itself is naturally resistant to pests and therefore practically no pesticides nor herbicides are necessary to grow these eco-friendly stem fibre plants. Flax plants produce large amounts of usable fibre per acre and do not require irrigation.
Linen is durable, soft, lustrous and flexible and will naturally soften with wear and washing. Studio linen is made from 100% linen.
85% is recycled rayon-linen fibre, sorted from selected wastage and regenerated using the eco-friendly hydrolysis method. Blended with 15% premium natural linen, these fibres are twisted and dyed by a specialist Italian spinner in Biella to produce a unique yarn with a dry hand feel and subtle sheen.
Cool to the touch, and with a delicate drape Studio Linen is the perfect yarn for summer. With a refined palette of eight essential colours that will work with everything you wear and a clear stitch definition, Studio Linen crafts beautiful garments both in knit and crochet. Made in Italy
Erika Knight Studio Linen
Brand: Erika Knight
Collection: Studio Linen
Composition: 85% Recycled rayon linen, 15% Premium linen
Yarn Weight: DK
Ball Weight: 50g (skein)
Yarn Length: 120m
Tension: 21-22 stitches, 28-30 rows to 10 x10cm square
Care: Hand wash, cool iron, do not tumble dry