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Comeback for a natural fibre with a long history: nettle for knitting!

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What is nettle? Nettle fibres have a long tradition in the textile industry that reaches back into ancient times. 

Nettle has been used for millennia to make cords and ropes or weave them into cloth but was gradually forgotten when cotton and later acrylic fibres took over.

And now we are pleased to be able to offer you nettle as a knitting yarn! Pascuali Nepal, is a gorgeous blend of 60% cotton, 28% linen and 12% nettle. 

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Yarns you have to try: Pascuali Filati Bayak

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Let me introduce you to Pascuali's Bayak. Bayak is a luxurious yarn that can be worn all year round. The soft Tibetan yak blends perfectly with beautiful bamboo, which gives the yarn a special sheen. Interested in finding out more?

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Sock Knitting Yarn with Bamboo and Merino

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Need comfortable socks? Do you sometimes get sweaty feet? Try our latest addition to our Flotte Socke sock knitting yarn range - Flotte Socke Bamboo-Merino! This is a yarn blend that is ideal for anybody who is looking for that extra bit of comfort: soft Merino wool and highly breathable bamboo make a great sock yarn. Also available in two darker shades - ideal for men's socks!

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