Big Merino Hug (100% wool)
Big Merino Hug is a worsted weight, certified organic, machine washable extra fine merino yarn from Rosy Green Wool. It is GOTS-certified, which means that it is grown, processed, and dyed in an environmentally sustainable way.
GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standard) certification requires that all stages of the production are ecologically, environmentally, and ethically sustainable from start to finish. The growing conditions, dye processes, waste water treatment, and fair and ethical working conditions must meet GOTS standards. GOTS is the only internationally recognized organic certification.
You can learn more about Rosy Green Wool here.
Big Merino Hug has excellent stitch definition. The knitted fabric has good drape.
160 m/175 yds per 100 gm skein
20 sts by 26 rows = 10 cm/4in in stockinette stitch, using 5 mm (US 8) needles
RECOMMENDED NEEDLE/HOOK SIZE:
Needle size - 4.5 to 5.5 mm (US 7 to 9)
Hook size - 5.5 to 6.5 mm (US I-9 to K-10 1/2)