Álafosslopi

$12.50
Color - White - 0051
Low stock - 9 in stock, ready to ship

Álafosslopi is a thick wool yarn; the oldest wool yarn still in production in Iceland. It is excellent for knitting outdoor wear and super cosy garments.  Twice the thickness of Léttlopi.

Material:                                   100% new wool
Ball:                                           100 g ~ 100 m
Suggested needle sizes:       6-6½ mm (US 10 - 10.5)
Gauge 10×10 cm:                   13 stitches and 18 rows - Bulky Weight

Ístex was established to carry on the Icelandic wool industry that started in Mosfellsbær in 1896. Ístex buys directly from farmers and processes about 99% of all Icelandic wool. Icelandic farmers own 80% of the company. 

Their commitment with Lopi is to offer high quality products from Icelandic wool to customers that choose natural, sustainable and eco-friendly living. Their wool is OEKO-TEX Standard 100 certified.