Denim Freedom is a 100% cotton yarn. This indigo dyed cotton yarn fades with washing and wearing, just like your favorite pair of denim jeans! Garments made with Denim Freedom will shrink in length on its first washing. Make sure to use Denim Freedom patterns, as they are written to account for this initial shrinkage. Vintage Knits Wool Shoppe carries several patterns written specifically for Denim Freedom.
All shades of Denim Freedom are indigo dyed, except for ecru. The ecru is undyed. Thus, there will be no change in color during washing, but there will be shrinkage. All other shades of Denim Freedom will fade and shrink during washing.
Fibre Content: 100% cotton
Yardage: 102 yards
Gauge (before washing): 20½ stitches and 27 rows (4 inches), size 6 needles
Gauge (after washing): 21 stitches and 32 rows (4 inches), size 6 needles
Care: machine wash
*Color swatches are provided as a convenience to our customers. Each computer screen may display colors differently. Because of the differences in computer screen color display, the color that you see may not match the actual color of the yarn.