Blue Sky Alpacas Handspun Organic Cotton, the perfect addition to their expanding line of feel good yarn. Grown from 100% organic cotton, there are no pesticides, herbicides, agro-chemicals or dyes used in the growing, harvesting or production of the fiber. The yarn is hand spun on drop spindles by a women’s cooperative in Arequipa, Peru. Knitters will love the rich feel of the yarn. They’ll also feel good, knowing that the yarn production is helping preserve a centuries-old tradition of eco-friendly cotton cultivation in Peru and improve the lives of the poverty-stricken women who live there. A DK weight yarn.
Weight: Approx. 68 grams
Approx: 132 yards / 120 meters
Needle Size: 3-5 US / 3.25-3.75 mm
Gauge: 5-6 stitches per inch (20-24sts per 10cm)
*A suggested gauge only. Works beautifully with large or small needles.