If you make your own clothes, congrats, you are already part of sustainable fashion! You create garments for yourself and your family with the best quality materials at your own pace. For this reason, stay within the slow fashion to make 23 versatile and long-lasting garments. Enjoy slowly knitting and crocheting the designs from the PDF magazine Katia Special ECO. And discover some of our sustainable yarns: SeaCell Cotton, Big Ribbon, Ultrasoft and Fair Cotton. Buy the Katia Special ECO magazine* before May 31, 2022 to get a 30% discount!
PDF magazine Katia Special ECO
Then take Katia Special ECO PDF* with you, whether it’s on your computer, tablet, or your Smartphone. Download 23 knitting and crochet patterns for all levels. You will find a wide selection of clothings for women, men, kids, baby and home. Get yourself the best of Katia Spring Summer designs.
👆 Click on the image to see the digital magazine (in Spanish).
First: THANK YOU, conscientious knitter! For choosing, more and more, our sustainable yarns. Because thanks to your choices, moving towards a more eco-friendly business is possible. For years, here at Katia, we have created an ECO line of sustainable, recycled and fair-trade yarns. So, carry on reading! And discover all about SeaCell Cotton, Big Ribbon, Ultrasoft and Fair Cotton.
The benefits of the sea on your skin
SeaCell Cotton is a 100% biodegradable matter and seaweed yarn. Seaweed harvesting is sustainably thanks to an advanced and eco process. You can knit or crochet soft and comfy garments with SeaCell Cotton. In addition, this yarn is good for your skin! Because it has high levels of antioxidants, vitamins, amino acids and minerals.
SeaCell™LT. SeaCellLT’s™ ecologic and sustainable production has the EU-Ecolabel, European Union eco-label, and the OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 certificate for baby products. In addition, several institutes certify its quality: Hohenstein, TÚN Algae Certificate, TITK, USDA Biobased Product, Intertek…
Lightweight 100% recycled tape yarn
Big Ribbon is a 100% recycled cotton and polyester tape yarn available in a wide range of bright colours. Enjoy making projects with this t-shirt yarn made from recycled materials, thanks to ECOLIFE. Create all kinds of home decor accessories, like simple cushions, rugs, and poufs. If you are more into fashion accessories, you can use it to crochet baskets and bags. Big Ribbon is much lighter than other fabric yarns!
ECOLIFE. The Katia Big Ribbon lightweight tape yarn has the ECOLIFE seal that supports sustainability, the circular economy and the creation of innovative recycled yarns. In addition, ECOLIFE’s sustainable manufacturing system guarantees the reduction of water consumption, energy and CO2 emissions.
100% organic cotton vegan yarn
Ultrasoft from Concept by Katia is a GOTS certificate 100% organic cotton yarn. Thanks to modern technology, Ultrasoft is voluminous and lightweight. As a result, it is a versatile yarn to knit and crochet garments and accessories. Create sophisticated garments with this vegan yarn, in soft and anti-allergic fabrics. Thus, this yarn is perfect to wear all year round!
Global Organic Textile Standard. GOTS is the world’s leading standard in textiles processing made with fibres from organic agriculture. It holds clear requirements about caring for the environment throughout the organic textile supply chain. GOTS ensures the traceability of wool and cotton from its origin to the final product; and also guarantees the ecological and biodegradable demands of the dye used.
Fair Trade organic cotton
Katia Fair Cotton is an organic cotton, respectful of the environment and free of toxic substances. It is a cotton grown by small farmers in India and Tanzania, according to Fair Trade standards, by the BioRe® Foundation. Suitable for sensitive skin, it is perfect for baby jackets, rompers, or blankets. Undoubtedly, this cotton yarn is also your best-choice for summer tops, dresses, and kids jumpers.
BioRe® Foundation. The BioRe® Foundation promotes organic farming, without using synthetic fertilizers and pesticides. “Cooperation with organic farming families is the basis of our work. We carry out social projects and support the fundamental human right to have a dignified life.”