Eco Cashmere - Nordic Yarn Finland
Eco Cashmere will be your favorite yarn for your winter projects!!!
The Eco-Cashmere is the ultimate soft and sustainable yarn! Nordic Yarn's Eco Cashmere, Natural: Not only is it probably the best yarn you have ever knitted with, but it is also carbon balanced and climate smart yarn.
With the Eco Cashmere, we are able to achieve a total reduction of 74% in water, 66% in energy use, and 78% in carbon dioxide; 5 times lower environmental impact than a similar normal yarn.
This yarn is made out of 100% Italian Cashmere, a blend of recycled cashmere and virgin cashmere, and is incredibly light-weight. This 100% cashmere, DK-weight luxury yarn is an Earth-friendly mix of recycled and virgin cashmere.
Flofty 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! The Eco Cashmere is so snuggly and soft you'll have a hard time putting it down to start knitting or crocheting with it. Garments and accessories alike will have a lush, lived-in softness.
As this yarn is a luxurious blend of soft and light-weight, it makes the perfect yarn to keep you warm but also feel light as air. Our yarn is a truly eco-friendly luxury that you'll want to wrap yourself in from head to toe! Use our Eco-Cashmere to make hats, scarves, and shawls that you'll cherish for years to come. Lightweight, luscious, lofty.
Inspired by the ever-changing nature of the North, this yarn is a combination of incredible softness, natural colors, and artisan craftsmanship.
Composition: 100% Cashmere
Weight / yardage: 1.8 oz (50 g) = approx. 164 yds (150 meters)
Recommended needle size: US#7 / 4.5 mm
Gauge: 21-23 sts = 10 cm
Care: Dry clean, or hand wash in cold water. Squeeze gently, without wringing, to remove excess water. Reshape and dry flat.