BC Garn

NORTHERN LIGHTS WORSTED :: Superwash Wool & Silk

Northern Lights is the squishable and soft worsted weight yarn made from superwash wool and silk. Being from BC Garn, of course it is GOTS certified too (made from 80% Organic materials). Northern Lights is very soft but not woolly. The silk portion creates little highlights - just like northern lights. The good climate properties of this yarn make it an indoor as well as outdoor yarn, suitable for sensitive adults as well as children and babies.
  • 100grams/200metres/219yards
  • 80% Pure Organic Wool, 20% Silk
  • Recommended Needles: 4.5 mm
  • Weight: Worsted
  • Gauge: 16 stiches X 24 rows = 10cm square on 4.5mm needles
  • Care: Machine washable on delicate mode
  • Approximate requirements for women's jumper size M: 600g

GOTS is a guarantee for focus on the environment and sustainability in all stages of the manufacturing process. Demands in relation to e.g. the dying process, handling of waste water and energy usage is monitored on an ongoing basis, along with social and work related aspects of the manufacturing process. The final yarn quality is inspected. GOTS is a world acknowledged environmental branding which only certified distributors may use.