eco-stitch flaxi

$ 12.00

The yarn:

Flaxi is a French flax that is dyed and plied in the UK. It absorbs the dye beautifully, and softens after washing and wear, leaving you with the most comfortable garments ever! The perfect spring and summer fiber, Flaxi is durable, absorbent and non-allergenic.   


Fiber: 100% linen
Weight/Length: 50g, 137yds (125m)
Gauge Designation: Sport
Gauge/Needle Size: 22-26 sts = 4in (10cm) on US 3-6 (3-4mm) needles
Care: Machine wash on gentle cycle using a non-bleach, mild soap. Place in dryer on a medium setting for 15 minutes, then lay flat to finish. For an even softer result, dry the garment completely in the dryer. To enhance the sheen of the yarn, steam with a steam iron.


"Tumble Cardi" by Knit Stars @knitstars

Stay cool and cozy in this stylish, three-season linen cardigan. With its swingy silhouette and simple knit pattern, you'll love how this cardigan looks and feels! It's sure to become your go-to piece on days when you just need a little extra coverage.

Knit on size US 7 (4.5mm) needles, you will need 8 (10, 12, 14) skeins of flaxi for finished chest circumferences of 32½, (43½, 54, 64½) inches.

The Tumble Cardi pattern is available here.  If you purchase at least three skeins of any sport-weight yarn, a discount code will automatically be applied to your cart to make this pattern free.  Be sure to add the pattern to your cart along with your yarn.


"Staple Linen Top" by Joji Locatelli @jojilocat

Summer is on the way, and we're getting ready to cast on this easy-to-knit linen top that you're sure to want more than one of! The ribbed bodice adds a touch of interest and elegance, and you can throw a jacket or sweater on when it starts to get chilly!

The top is knit on size US 4 (3.5mm) needles and has finished bust circumferences of 28 (32, 36, 40, 44, 48, 52, 56, 60, 68) in / 70 (80, 90, 100, 110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 170) cm. You will need 4 (4, 5, 5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9) skeins of Flaxi to complete your project.

The Staple Linen Top by Joji Locatelli is available for purchase on Ravelry.


"50 Shades of Linen" by Shelley Brander @knitstars

Stay cool and look great with eco-stitch flaxi! This linen sport top is the perfect one-size-fits-all piece - with its generous dimensions and amazing drape, it'll give you a flattering fit that is cool and comfy. The more you wash and wear it, the softer it gets! 

The top has a finished circumference of 70 inches (178cm). You will need 6 skeins of flaxi and size #7 (4.5mm) 32-40" circular needles or size needed to obtain gauge of 4 sts x 6 rows to 1 inch in stockinette and a crochet hook size F for a single crochet edge around the neckline. 

This pattern is free with purchase of eco-stitch flaxi - just add both the yarn and pattern to your cart, and a discount code will automatically be applied to make the pattern free.


"Linen Summer Tee" by Christina Körber-Reith @strickauszeitdesigns

A simple short-sleeve summer tee kicks it up a notch with details, details, details! From the easy lace patterning on the sleeves to the vertical textured lines down the center front and the sloped hem, this project is both fun and quick to knit.

Worked with size US 2 & 2.5 (2.75-3mm) needles, the finished bust circumferences are 35.5 (37, 39.25, 41, 43.25, 45, 47.25, 48.75, 52, 53.5, 56) in / 90 (94, 100, 104, 110, 114, 120, 124, 132, 136, 142) cm. You will need 8 (8, 8, 8, 8, 9, 10, 10, 11, 12, 12) skeins of Flaxi to complete your project.

The Linen Summer Tee by Christina Körber-Reith is available for purchase on Ravelry.