A yukata (in Japanese) is a "bath dress" or "bathing robe". Such a cotton summer kimono serves as an uncomplicated, lighter and everyday variant of a kimono that is worn often at summer festivals with fireworks. The yarn self stripes in a beautiful array of colors. Yukata is a delicate silk, wool, poly blend and knits up at a heavy sport, light DK gauge.
Fiber Content: 50% silk, 25% wool, 25% polyamide
200 grams, 787 yards
Knitting Gauge: 23-25 stitches over 4 inches on US 3-5 needles
Crochet Gauge: 16-20 stitches over 4 inches on hook D3 - F5
Hand wash in cold water, lay flat to dry