Asa is a very fine and precious linen yarn that is refined with silk and cotton. It is suitable for lace knitting, as a trace yarn, or used in multiple strands for summer garments. As a trace yarn with Sensai, it will add stability to the knitting. Knit with Kinu, it creates a very nice surface effect. 25 grams / 246 yards / 72% linen, 18% cotton, 10% silk / 25 sts = 4” on US 1½ (2.5 mm) with double strand of yarn / hand wash / lay flat to dry / spun in Japan.