Khadi handloom ribbon yarn.
This is a beautiful new ribbon yarn which has been handmade from recycled Khadi handloom fabric. Cotton warp and tussar silk weft this sari ribbon is super soft and very distinct. Imagine the khadi fabric this ribbon has come from. Mixed with delicate colourways this yarn is super for weaving, rug hooking, floral design, textile sculptures, fibre art and textile projects.
Beautiful hand cut strips approx an inch wide sewn end to end.
By purchasing these yarns you are supporting fair trade, happy working conditions and the continuation of ancient crafts in rural villages giving underprivileged families work within their own homes.
See 'Our Yarn Journey' for more info on the craftspeople and women's co-ops who produce these yarns.
Each 100g skein is approx 20 yards.
Handwash with light detergent. Lie flat to dry.