Louet's long line linen yarn is made out of flax-fiber, which is custom wet spun for Louet North America. The factory where the yarn is spun has been in operation for several generations and they are capable of very high quality, fine yarn production including double-boiling the yarn to give us a very soft and exceptional quality. Louet also steam process the yarn to ensure maximum softness.
Fibers: 100% Wet Spun Linen
Weight: Sport / 5 ply
Yardage: 270 yards (247 meters)
Unit weight: 100 grams (3.53 ounces)
Wraps per inch: 12 wpi
Needle size: US 2 - 4 (2.75 - 3.5mm)
Gauge: 24.0 sts = 4 inches
Care: Machine wash and dry
Euroflax Care Instructions - Machine wash on gentle cycle using a non-bleach, mild soap, like Eucalan WoolWash. Dry the garment or item in your dryer on a medium setting for 15 minutes, then lay flat to finish. For an even softer result, dry the garment completely in the dryer. To enhance the sheen of the yarn, steam with a steam iron.