Compared to mainstream cashmere production Nordic Yarn has been able to develop a method that achieve a total reduction of 74% in water, 66% in energy use, and 78% in carbon dioxide; it has 5 times lower environmental impact than similar yarns.
The DK weigth Eco Cashmere is made out of 100% Italian Cashmere, a blend of recycled cashmere and virgin cashmere, and it is incredibly light-weight, lofty and soft. The recycled content helps make this cashmere less pill-prone than others so your garments and accessories still look great after a winter of wear.
Look good in it, feel good about it - indulge in something lasting and lovely! Eco Cashmere is so snuggly and soft you'll have a hard time putting it down when knitting or crocheting with it. It is truly an eco-friendly luxury that you'll want to wrap yourself in from head to toe! Use the Eco Cashmere to make hats, scarves, and shawls that you'll cherish for years to come.
|Recommended Needle Size||4mm - 4.5mm/US6 - US7|
|Gauge||21–23sts – 10cm/4”|
|Meterage||150m/164yrds – 50g|
|Care Instructions||Spot clean, dry clean, or hand wash gently in cool water. Gently squeeze, do not wring, to remove excess water. Reshape and lay flat to dry.|