Eco Cashmere is a sustainable luxurious mix of recycled and virgin cashmere. Inspired by the ever-changing nature of the North, this yarn is a combination of incredible softness, natural colors, and artisan craftsmanship.
Not only it is probably the best yarn you have ever knitted with, but it is also carbon balanced and climate-smart yarn.
Knit our Free patterns This Hat and 2022 Hat with this yarn.
Nordic Yarn is able to achieve with this base a total reduction of 74% in water, 66% in energy use and 78% in carbon dioxide; 5 times lower environmental impact than a similar normal yarn.
This yarn is made out of 100% Italian Cashmere, a blend of recycled cashmere and virgin cashmere, and is incredibly light-weight. This 100% cashmere, DK-weight luxury yarn is an Earth-friendly mix of recycled and Mongolian pure virgin cashmere.
Lofty and soft, the recycled content helps make this cashmere less pill-prone than others so your garments and accessories still look great after a winter of wear. Look good in it, feel good about it - indulge in something lasting and lovely!
As this yarn is a luxurious blend of soft and light-weight, it makes the perfect yarn to keep you warm but also feel light as air. 'Our yarn is a truly eco-friendly luxury that you'll want to wrap yourself in from head to toe! Use our Eco-Cashmere to make hats, scarves, and shawls that you'll cherish for years to come. Lightweight, luscious, lofty.' NY
Composition: 100% Cashmere
Yarn weight: DK / Light Worsted
Yarn length: 150 metres / 164 yards
Needles: 4.5 mm / US 7
Care: Spot clean, dry clean, or hand wash gently in cool water. Gently squeeze, do not wring, to remove excess water. Reshape and lay flat to dry.