New in store… February 5, 2014 – Posted in: New in Store

Hikoo Cobasi – new colours!

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From the Skacel website… ?Finally, a wool-free sock yarn! Knitters and the lucky people they knit for have long clamored for a wool-free sock yarn, something that wouldn?t irritate or overheat. Meet Cobasi, a cotton, bamboo and silk blend that also has a generous amount of elastic nylon. It comes in 50 gram hanks and a wide range of colors, making it a perfect candidate for warm weather color work. Soft and machine washable, this will also be a go-to for hardy baby garments. The possibilities are thrilling, so get some Cobasi and cast on!?
55% Cotton, 16% Bamboo, 8% Silk, 21% Elastic Nylon
220 yards per 50 gram skein
US 1-4 needles ? 2.5-3.5 mm needles
6.5-8 sts per inch
To see all of the available Cobasi colours, visit the Skacel Collection website here!
– Melissa