made in Italy
Erba is a beautiful self-patterning yarn, which alternates between fluffy and short-haired fleece and matt/sheen, lighter in colour, and rectangular slubs equally placed on its strand. Erba is suitable for summer knits: tank-tops, short-sleeved sweaters, summer cardigans, boleros, wrap-arounds, etc. It can be used in combination with other yarns as well. * "Erba" = Grass from Italian.
*Similar yarn: Whisper
FIBRE: 60% Cotton, 40% Polyamide
YARN WEIGHT: Heavy Worsted
TENSION: 10x10cm (4"): 18 sts / 28 rows
NEEDLES: recommended 4.5 mm (US No.7)
LENGTH: approx. 105 m / 112 yards
BALL WEIGHT: 50g
Usage: 400 gr for M size long sleeved sweater
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Patterns for Lana Grossa Erba:
FANTASY CARDIGAN © Filati Handknitting № 33 |
JACKET © Filati Magazine № 35
Sale Price (CAD): $13.00
IN STOCK: 06 Black (20 balls), 15 Sunglow (20 balls), 16 Opulent White (20 balls)
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Garment Care: hand or machine wash on gentle circle wash with grapefruit wash (or lavender) or mild soap, dry flat.
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