Sari silk ribbon yarn, ribbon yarn, ribbon craft, handmade ribbon yarn.
Sari silk ribbon yarn in a grey/blue. Each skein unique in colour density due to the fact they have been dip dyed.
Beautiful handcut strips of sari silk fabric made into fabulous ribbon yarn by dip dying. Handmade from waste silk destined for landfill.
Get your creative justices flowing with these unique sari silk ribbon yarns. They are suitable for use as a knitting ribbon and crochet ribbon. For weaving, rug hooking, wall hangings, hand knitting and fibre arts.
Our sari silk ribbon has been handmade by a group of women we support in rural India. The artisans hand tear strips of sari silk ribbon and sew end to end to form a continuous yarn. Each piece of sari silk, each skein of ribbon yarn has it's own personality with a uniqueness that is peerless.
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.
Inspirational ribbon produced by the most talented individual. See 'Our Yarn Journey' for more info on the craftspeople and women's co-ops who produce these yarns.
Each 100g skein is approx 55 yards.
Handwash with light detergent. Lie flat to dry.