Rellana Regenbogen Recycled 1313 Salvia, 100g yarn cake
These gorgeous yarn cakes are made from recycled clothing.
Old clothing is collected, sorted according to colours, shredded and then processed into these environmentally friendly recycled yarns.
Each Rellana Regenbogen Recycled yarn cake consists of 4 strands in three colours. At the transition points, the new yarn strands are spliced together - which means no knots at transition points!
FIBRE: 80% recycled cotton, 20% nylon
YARN WEIGHT: 5ply-8ply (Light DK - DK)
UNIT WEIGHT: 100g cakes
LENGTH: 400m per 100g
TENSION: 24sts&30rows over 10cm
NEEDLES: 2.5-3.5mm; 3.5-4.5mm depending on pattern
1 yarn cake is enough for a shawl. A standard woman's jumper size 12 will require approximately 4 yarn cakes (400g).
Machine washable at 30 degrees Celsius.
For other colours and knit kits for this yarn, check out the complete Rellana Regenbogen Recycled yarn collection.
If you would like to make the shawl in the picture, choose the Shawl Knit Kit instead, which includes 1 ball of yarn plus a free pattern download.