31 sts = 10 cm (4”) on 2mm or – double-stranded: 3,50 mm
Care: Gentle hand wash recommended, dry flat.
Tips: You will need 2 balls for a summer shawl of about 35 cm x 200 cm, using 5,00 mm needlesFor a raglan pullover with 3/4 sleeve, double stranded on 4 mm needles, you will need 8 balls for size S/M.
Gima 8.5 is a cotton yarn with a unique and uncommon appearance, due to a very special production process. You can knit or crochet this yarn, in single or multiple strands, for sommer clothes and accessories.
Kaleidoscope’s rating = KKKKK
Skin softness : 3 /5 – similar to linen, softens with wear!
Colour palette: 5/5 – amazing palette varies from soft to vibrant
Pattern usage : 3 /5 – unusual texture, great for shawls, fluid light garments.
Value for money: 5 /5 – very reasonable.
Wear and tear: 5/5 – good, and machine washable.
Here is a simple pattern idea for ‘gima’ yarn – you can find the pattern by clicking on the link below: