The 90 degree weather here in Alexandria has gotten us dreaming of summer tees and tanks. We were so excited to receive this shipment from de rerum natura, just in time to cast on some amazing summer garments!
We can’t say enough about this beautiful linen yarn from de rerum natura! We have all the gorgeous new colors. The first plant-based offering from de rerum natura- this organic linen is made from 10 strands of combed flax. Antigone is spun in Italy, then dyed in Creuse, France. Machine washable on delicate cycle, Antigone will soften up with each wash and wear and become more of a seasonal favorite every year!
- 100% organic linen
- Sport Weight
- Gauge: 18-24 sts = 4″ on US 1.5-6 (2.5mm-4mm)
- 100 grams / 284 yards
- Mashine Washable on delicate cycle
Must Make Patterns Inspiration:
Ginga Top by Yoko Johnston
The beautiful lace detail and the shoulders and hem make this top a stand-out piece for any outfit.
This bottom-up sweater was designed by Verena Cohrs for Antigone. It showcases the amazing colors of Antigone with a shape that flatters everyone. The soft V-neck with V lace motif at the hem can be dressed up or worn casually with jeans.
Iris by Ririko
This softly pleated tank features a slightly oversized shape that’s made for lazy summer days! Knit from the top down, Iris is sure to be a layering favorite into the Autumn months.
From the Pom Pom Quarterly Botanical Issue (No. 28), Davallia is a versatile crochet sweater featuring a tasseled edge. Worn over a dress (or over a bathing suit), Davallia’s soft botanical lace motifs will surely be a staple all season.