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Hand dyed yarn, Undyed yarn, Knitting patterns
Hi, I’m Diane, an avid knitter. A few years ago I discovered the wonderful, natural, eco-friendly qualities of linen from the flax plant. Impressed by its green credentials, I decided to found eco-stitch, dyeing my own range of hand-dyed linen yarns for knitting, crochet, weaving and other crafts.
In my shop you can find lots of lovely linen yarn, which comes from just a short hop over the Channel, mainly a sport weight base (light DK) which is the most versatile weight in linen for knitting tops and accessories etc. We stock:
● soft white and natural (silver/beige) undyed linen yarn, if you want to try your hand at dyeing, or just use as is
● semi-solids and variegated colours, hand-dyed with low impact, fibre-reactive dyes
● new naturally-dyed range
We also stock a unique 50/50 linen/alpaca blend (Alpalini), a soft, lustrous, trans-seasonal yarn, in a range of naturally-dyed colours.
We have another exciting new linen blend coming very soon.
You will also find patterns and kits on our website, with plenty of information about linen and tips on how to knit with it, along with care instructions.