Tightly spun this yarn is similiar to tencel in feel with natural anti-bacterial properties. It's sustainable, blended from green tea and modal fibers. The yarn has a shiny look like silk.
50% Green Tea, 50% Modal
3.5 oz skein (approx 735 yards)
3360 yards per pound
One of a kind variegated colors
Lace 16 epi
Plain Weave 20 epi
Twill 24 epi
When woven into scarves and clothing it has a great drape. Combine this yarn with Peppermint Tencel for a cloth with a very soft hand. So soft, you will love how it feels.
Green tea is rich in polyphenols and lipopolysaccharide which are healthy for one's body. The active ingredients in the green tea leaves are extracted and wet spun into a viscose. The green tea is then blended with Modal. Modal is a cellulosic fiber produced from beech wood.
Due to the hand dyed nature of these yarns, there will be some variation of the color within the skeins, particulary with skeins that are one color. While this yarn has been rinsed multiple times, it is suggested that you use a color catcher in your first wash.