‘gossypium cotton’ is a bespoke yarn, which Erika Knight has had made in India in the Hisar District in the state of Haryana by an eco-friendly manufacturer who is at the heart of the local community, promotes fair labour practices and the welfare and development of their employees. The cotton fibre is grown in the area surrounding the mill and only the highest quality cotton fibre is used.
Soft, breathable and perfect for garments, this cotton yarn will take you through spring, summer and autumn in colours ranging from muted and soft through to shouting orange. Great stitch definition and drape means this is suitable for crochet, intricate patterns and simple styles.
Made in India
50g ball gives you abouut 100 metres (109 yards) of soft matt cotton
20-22 stitches & 28-31 rows to 10cm / 4in tension square using UK 3.75-4mm / US 5-6 needles
Please machine wash me at 30 degrees and lie me down gently to dry.