Erika Knight Gossypium Cotton Tweed DK
This tweed version of the popular Gossypium cotton retains the softness that people already love this high quality cotton for. The tweed neps add an element of tonal and textural interest to your project. Gossypium Tweed will work for any of the existing Gossypium patterns. Perfect for baby and adult garments alike. This is a great yarn for anyone who can't get on with wool but wants the tweedy look!
Natural cotton from source
Cotton is a soft, fluffy staple fibre that grows in a protective casing around the seeds of cotton plants of the genus gossypium. Cotton fibre is sustainable to grow, naturally soft, breathable and hypoallergenic making it ultimately comfortable to wear.
‘Gossypium Cotton’ is a bespoke yarn, which Erika Knight are proud to have made in India in the Hisar District in the state of Haryana by an eco-friendly manufacturer who is very much at the heart of the local community, promoting fair labour practices and the welfare and development of its employees.
Through every stage of its creation; from the selection of the raw cotton fibre, which is of the highs quality and grown in the area surrounding the mill, through spinning, dyeing and balling, ‘gossypium cotton’ is crafted for you with care.
Made in India.
96% Cotton/4% Nylon
50g = 125m
Suggested needle size: 4.00mm
Suggested Gauge: 22sts x 28r = 10cm x 10cm
Gentle machine wash cool, dry flat.