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Urth Yarn

Galatea Self-striping - Bulky 100% Cotton Yarn

Urth Yarn's Galatea may be 100% cotton in a bulky weight, but it feels like butter against your skin! Available in both monochromatic and self-striping varieties (listed separately), Galatea is machine washable...a terrific option for blankets as well as garments and accessories. 

Also available in the following kits:

With every skein purchased, Urth Yarns will plant a tree in Africa. For more information about Urth's partnership with Trees for the Future, click here.

This is a drop shipped item. For more information, view our FAQs. Not available in Canada.


  • Fiber Content: 100% mercerized cotton
  • Weight Description: Bulky (3-ply)
  • Weight: 3.5oz/100g
  • Texture: Plied (3 or more plies)
  • Yardage: 95yd/85m
  • Knit Gauge: 3.5 sts = 1"
  • Recommended Needle Size: US size 9-11 [5.5-8mm]
  • Place of Origin: Turkey
  • Care Instructions: Hand dyed; machine washable, gentle cold

Galatea color card (PDF download)