Cotton yarn: Big Alabama

60% Cotton - 40% Acrylic

Machine washable at 30ºC Short tumble drying
Do not bleach
Do not machine dry
Dry cleanable
Lay flat to dry
Low iron 110ºC
Number of balls needed to knit a size 42 garment with short sleeves
Hook number to be used
Needle size to be used
4x4'' Swatch. This is the number of stitches and rows necessary to calculate the inches/cm in a garment
Interlocking Ball band
50 grs. / 1 oz. ¾
80 mts. / 87 yds.

Big Alabama is a matt cotton blend yarn in a range of bright colours. Yarn suitable for between season jumpers and jackets for both adults and kids. Big Alabama is excellent for making simple cushions and comfortable poufs.

Technical specifications

Each ball weighs 50 grams and has 80 meters. This is a heavy weight yarn and we recommend using size 8-10 (U.S.)/(5-6 mm) knitting needles or size 7 (U.S.)/(4.5) crochet hook. 8 balls of yarn are required to make a size 12 woman’s short sleeved jumper. To make a 4x4” tension square work 14 sts and 19 rows. Machine washable up to 30º. Do not tumble dry.

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