Specials: LP4 40 Firecracker - Bag of 10$59.90 $14.90 *On Sale!*You Save
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Content: 70% Cotton, 30% Nylon
Weight/Yardage: 1.75 oz/50 grams; 131 yards/120 meters
Gauge: 16 st & 40 rows = 4 in x 4 in on US Size 6 (4 mm) needles
Care: Hand wash, shape, lay flat to dry; Gentle machine wash possible.
Knitting Weight: Worsted
Made in Italy
LP4 is a durable yarn suitable for home decor, table mats, item covers, bags, and accessories. It may also be used for stringing beads and jewelry.
LP4 has a slant or bias when knit in stockinette stitch and hence should not be knit in stockinette stitch or similar stitch. LP2 works well in Garter Stitch or a stitch which will balance the slant/bias. It crochets beautifully and shows up crochet stitches well.
In the picture shown, LP4 was used to make a cover for a disinfecting wipes container. Most disinfecting wipes containers come with designs that are less than desirable for the counter top. A simple cover crocheted from LP4 beautifies the container, and now you may place the container anywhere around the house!