Tow linen

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These are the shorter, less desirable flax fibers separated from bast line fibers in hackling. Tow linen is usually carded and spun into a woolen-style yarn. A wonderful use for tow linen is to knit bath mitts — a situation where you want all of the rough, scratch nature of this yarn.

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