Lang Zeta is a premium quality, classic cottolin (cotolin, cotoline) yarn spun from the 70/30 cotton-linen blend. Zeta has a softness of a long staple cotton while having a 'linen' appearance. It is dyed in beautiful jaspé-effect, soft, slightly mottled hues of Grey, Natural, Bardo, Moss.
FYI: Linen is one of the world's oldest fibers made from stalks of the flax plant. To improve crease resistance and washability, it is usually combined with other plant or artificial fibers. Because linen is less elastic and pliable than cotton, it is sometimes used in admixture with cotton to improve the quality of the spun yarn.
* Similar yarn: Caravan, Lontue
FIBRE: 70% Cotton, 30% Linen
YARN WEIGHT: Heavy Worsted
TENSION: 10x10cm (4"): 19 sts/ 22 rows
NEEDLES: 4.25 - 4.5 mm (US No.7)
LENGTH: approx. 80 m / 89 yds
BALL WEIGHT: 50g
Suitable Patterns: Cotone Magazine, Crochet Magazine
Sale Price (CAD): $9.00
IN STOCK: 33 Denim (16 balls), 39 Natural Écru (12 balls), 80 Merlot (9 balls), 98 Moss Grreen (25 balls)
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AJOURÉ PULLOVER © VERENA,
yarn: Lang Zeta
Patterns for Lang Zeta:
• Shirt with Contrasting Buttons, Lang Book № 154
• Ethno Sweater (Zeta and Lido), Verena.