Sari silk ribbon yarn, wide strips, mixed royal blue.
Deep mixed royal blue sari silk ribbon yarn.
Beautiful hand cut strips of sari silk fabric made into fabulous ribbon yarn. Handmade from waste silk destined for landfill. The depth of colour in each of these skeins are stunning. Wide strips. mixed skeins. The images do not do this yarn justice. When you hold these in your hands, you just want to unravel them, open them out and just peer at the colour depth. They are so exotic!
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 55 yards.
Handwash with light detergent. Lie flat to dry.