Elsebeth Lavold Hempathy Yarn - 38 Purple (Discontinued) Project Ideas

Elsebeth Lavold Hempathy Yarn - 38 Purple (Discontinued)
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This durable, lightweight hemp blend is ideal not only for summer tops and skirts, but also works well for market bags, scarves and lacy hats! Some knitters and crocheters may find that Hempathy feels a bit rough or stiff to work with, but this yarn, much like linen, softens each time it is washed. Like your favorite blue jeans, the resulting fabric is one that only gets better with age! Hempathy does bloom and we recommend compensating for a little negative ease when planning projects using this yarn as the cotton content allows it to stretch a bit.

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Product Information (for 38 Purple (Discontinued))

Gauge (sts. / inch):
Physical Weight:
Primary Fiber:
Secondary Fiber:
Specific Fiber:
41% Cotton, 34% Hemp, 25% Modal
US Needle:
Washing Instructions:
Hand Wash
DK (21-24 sts/4 in)
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  Softens with Wear
Dye Method:
  Machine Dyed
Fiber Type:
  No Animal
Put Up:
  DenseSmooth / Uniform
Twist Energy:
  Low (Drapey)
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Kits using Hempathy

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Elsebeth Lavold Hempathy Dilga Was $55.65 to $97.50Now $55.65 to $90.25
(up to 7% off!)
Elsebeth Lavold Hempathy Sapana Was $39.75 to $65.70Now $39.75 to $58.45
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Suggested Patterns

The weight of Hempathy yarn is dk (21-24 sts/4 in). Here are some patterns written for dk (21-24 sts/4 in) weight yarn. Check out our advanced pattern search page to see all patterns. Remember you should always measure your gauge prior to beginning any project!

You can also use our knitting calculator to estimate your project's yarn requirements.

If you do not see a pattern you like, choose from one of the options below to find other ideas.

1. Search other weights:

2. Go to the advanced pattern search to find compatible patterns.

3. For additional ideas, you could look at some projects we created with DK (21-24 sts/4 in) yarn.

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