Studio Linen by Erika Knight

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If you are looking for a plant-based yarn, made with recycled fibers, that is both elegant and perfect for summer or spring and autumn warmer days, you are on the right page! In fact, Studio Linen by Erika Knight checks all those boxes.

Made of 85% of recycled rayon-linen fiber, regenerated using an eco-friendly process, these recycled fibers are then mixed to 15% of premium quality linen. The resulting fiber is twisted and dyed by a specialized spinner in Biella, Italy. The yarn that is produced this way has a dry hand feel, a subtle sheen and a unique drape.

Add those characteristics to the natural properties of linen, and you have a sustainable yarn, which is a pleasure to knit and to wear. Plus, its clear stitch definition will create beautiful pieces of clothing and accessories. And thanks to its refined yet basic color palette, all your projects will easily find a place in your existing wardrobe!

What you need to know about this yarn:

  • Weight: DK ;
  • Composition: 100% linen, with 85% of recycled fibers;
  • 120 meters and 50 grams per skein;
  • Available in 12 shades ;
  • 3,75 mm or 4 mm needles ;
  • Gauge: 21-22 stitches x 28-30 rows per 10 cm;
  • Handwash or machine wash cold using a delicate program.

Studio Linen by Erika Knight is really a good choice to knit or crochet your summer projects, as well as mid-season ones. When buying it, you will not only treat yourself to a beautiful, high quality yarn, but you will also make a gesture for the environment. Recycling has never had such beautiful results!

This yarn speaks to you but you need inspiration to find out what to do with it? Its Ravelry page will give you some ideas! Here, we find it would be perfect to knit a spring or autumn Mollie. Or even a summery one, if you shorten its sleeves 😉

SKU: LCT-EK-001 Categories: , Tags: , , Yarn Weight: DKFibres: Linen, Viscose