BC Garn – Hamelton Tweed 2
Bouncy and soft, Hamelton Tweed 2 is the perfect beginner yarn to make chunky accessories and garments. With a recommended needle size of 6.00 to 8.00 mm, Hamelton will knit you a hat in a matter of hours. A very satisfying feeling when you’re knitting your very first project! The beautiful autumnal palette is full of speckles and very easy to wear.
BC Garn carefully selects farmers and mills to meet the best requirements in terms of animal welfare and organic status. They are currently working on extending their collection of GOTS certified yarns which now includes Hamelton Tweed 2.
The GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standard) certification inspects and monitors the production of a yarn to guarantee animal welfare, pollutant free cultivation of cotton, environmentally friendly dyes & ingredients, socially responsible production and harvesting the raw materials without the usage of any poison.
Fibre: 90% wool, 10% viscose – non-superwash
Ball: 50 g = 60 m (66 yds)
Needle size: 6.00 mm – 8.00 mm (US 10-11)
Gauge: 12 stitches and 17 rows = 10 cm
Spin: worsted spun
Fibre Origin: South America – mixed breed
Processed: milled & dyed in Italy
Care: hand wash