Weight: Worsted / Medium
Fiber: 55% Hemp 45% Organic Cotton
Needles: 4.5mm (7 US) (7 UK) 5.5mm (9 US) (5 UK)
Gauge: 24 stitches + 32 rows
Hook: 5mm - 6.5mm (crochet hook) / 3.5mm - 6.5mm (straight knitting needles)
Balls: 100g (yardage is 100g=190yds/174m)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle), Tumble dry (low), Do not iron
WHAT’S HER STORY?
Buddy Hemp is our plant-powered earth-loving wonder yarn, for when you wanna knit au naturale. It’s spun from 45% organic cotton, 55% hemp (and 100% all-natural goodness), so the result is light, airy and soft as you like - not what you were expecting, right? Yep, basically it’s the dream yarn for all your summer essentials - think beach cover-ups, cool knitted tees and chic string bags.
WHAT’S IT LIKE TO KNIT WITH?
Buddy Hemp’s linen-like handle lets you crochet, knit and macramé your way to breezy, open-stitch creations. Expect great stitch definition and a satisfying texture that drapes without stretching out.
WHAT CAN I MAKE?
A dry, durable yarn that will keep you cool when the mercury rises; Buddy Hemp is ideal for knitting and crocheting summer dresses, tunics and beach bags.
WORKS WELL WITH
Stocking stitch, single crochet, treble crochet grid stitch, stockinette ladder stitch.