Yarn Mini-Playground

Drag & drop yarn swatches to this box to compare them

8/1 Tow linen - HALF BLEACHED

    8/1 Tow linen - HALF BLEACHED

    Compare your favorite yarn selections using this fun tool! Drag & drop the swatches below to the Mini-Playground.

    Unit: 250 gr tube
    Stats: 250g = 1,400m (8.8oz = 1,531yd) / 5,600 meters/kilo (2,778 yards/pound)
    Stock: 99999 available
    Quantity in Basket: None
    half bleached

    Size 8 tow linen from Bockens.

    The "tow" are the shorter flax fibers as separated from the long fibers before the spinning process. These shorter fibers make a lovely linen yarn that is a bit more rustic in nature than the line linen made from the longer fibers. The fibers in our beautiful tow linens are long and strong; they make a beautiful warp yarn that students in our Swedish Classics class experience in the form of a beautiful little tablecloth using tow linen in both warp and weft. One of many classic uses for tow linen is weft for towels and runners.