Discover Katia Genesis 'Upcycled Marine Plastic', a 50% cotton and 50% recycled polyester skein, made from plastic found in the sea thanks to the work of SEAQUAL INITIATIVE. The recycled polyester that makes up Katia Genesis yarn is a high quality material that is 100% post-consumer, meaning it comes from plastic waste recovered from the marine environment. Knit with Katia Genesis for a waste-free environment and be part of the community of responsible knitters who fight against ocean pollution. 1 single skein of 150 grams and 600 meters of Katia Genesis is enough to make a beautiful multi-colored shawl.
Composition: 50% cotton, 50% recycled polyester
Weight / yardage: 5 oz (150 g) = approximately 650 yds (600 meters)
Recommended needle size: US#2½-4 / 3-3.5 mm
Gauge: 30 sts x 35 rows = 10 cm
Care: Machine wash / dry flat