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Ecobutterfly Mariposa Peruvian Hand Brushed Aran Organic Cotton Yarn


Ecobutterfly Mariposa Botanicals
Fair Trade & Vegan **
Made in Peru where GMOs are banned!
Certified Fair Trade & Organic Hand Brushed Long Staple Pima Cotton.
Andean Mist Botanical colors are colorfast & easy on the environment.
**Most colors are Vegan w/ some exceptions. Each Vegan color is noted.
Mariposa: an Aran weight Roving Fanatasy Crepe that is hand
brushed,
rustic, very soft, hand harvested & wood vat dyed by hand w/
organic, natural dyes. Small variations in color may result from the
artisanal process which adds to the beauty & uniqueness of this yarn.
**Most botanical colors are Vegan. Colors are noted in each listing.
See more botanical information below.

Botanical Information

Artisan & fairly traded for a real living wage.
There is no exploitation of children.
This yarn helps to promote a better life for the artisans & their families.
Approx. 50g/50-55 yds.
Average Needle Size & Gauge:#10 - #10.5 (2.5-3sts) = 1").
Crochet Hook Size: J-K/6-6.5mm Avg.
This yarn knits up soft & textured and can be knit on a bigger needle
depending on the application.
This un-mercerized cotton knits up soft & beautiful.
  Keep botanical colors away fron prolonged exposure to direct sunlight.
A little extra bit of care will go a long way for future enjoyment.
We do our best to detail each color, but monitors vary, so we highly
recommend purchasing color sample cards. They are well worth it!

Sample Cards

Everything we offer is offset with Carbonfund & then some!
99% of the packaging is 100% Post Consumer Waste Material
& Sustainable Cellulose. No plastic Ever!