Ecological nettle yarn for weaving!
Weave ethical and ecological! Knokkon nettle, hemp, up to half of the cotton yarn are very ecological special materials, European nettle and fibrous hemp. The other half is cotton. The cotton used as a binder in the yarn is organic certified. In the finished product, the breathability of fibrous hemp and especially nettle becomes very evident when the product is close to the skin. Nettle and fiber hemp fiber keep you feeling comfortable.
Dimensions: 100 g, about 1,000 m.
Color: off-white, nettle and hemp bring small differences in color to the yarn, which are part of the nature of the product.
Tex 30 x 2tex
Care instructions for Knokkon products
Wash products made from Knokkon yarns separately from other laundry, natural fibers may come off the lint, especially in the first few washes.
It is a good idea to fill the washing machine in half so that any loose fibers are rinsed off properly.
The washing temperature of the products is 40 °
There is no need to tumble dry the products, a string or flat drying is enough
No dry cleaning
Do not bleach
No dry cleaning
Ironing up to 150 °
Shrinks about 15%
Countries of origin:
Fiber hemp: Germany
The cotton used in the yarn is organic certified
Yarn spinning: Germany
Manufactured by Knokkon Textiles Company Oy
Nettle, hemp and cotton together form a highly ecological yarn that challenges conventionally produced cotton. The cotton used in Knokkon yarns is organically certified. This water-saving yarn is thin and perfect for making great eco-friendly textile products. The finished product has a wonderful silky shine and close to the skin it ensures a comfortable feeling.
Knokkon’s goal is to keep the carbon footprint of its products as small as possible. The materials are ecological and are sourced as close as possible. The nettle (urtica dioica) and fiber hemp used as materials are ecologically and ethically cultivated in Germany. The fibers have been removed mechanically, without water, using an innovative method. The cotton used as a fabric binder is produced in Turkey ethically and ecologically.
Nettle, hemp, cotton yarn is an ecological choice also because no plant protection products or pesticides are used in the cultivation of the materials. Nettle and hemp grow without irrigation and improve the condition of the soil with their long and strong roots. Plants also attract beneficial insects to nest and overwinter on plant stalks and provide food for birds. Nettle, hemp, cotton yarn is a great choice for making ecological textiles.
Thank you for choosing an ethically produced organic product!