Sari Silk Ribbon Yarn - Deep Purple
Not only pretty, this deep purple variegated ribbon yarn is eco-friendly too. The strips of fabric were reclaimed from old sari's and sewn into ribbon. Sari silk ribbon is a wonderful material for any of your fiber art projects, whether that be weaving, crochet, knitting or even jewelry making. It would look beautiful made into a dressy scarf or as part of a weaving.
The material is sewn together in the homes of women in India who live in severe poverty. Supporting these women allows them to provide for their family and pay for an education for their children.
One skein of yarn = 50 yards, 3.5oz (100g), 1 inch (2.5cm) wide ribbon.
6 Weight (Super Heavy)
Knitting: 3-4 stitches per inch, use needle size 11+
Crochet: 1-2 stitches per inch, use hook size L+
Please understand that each skein may come from different dye lots and may vary in color slightly.
Dry clean or hand wash cold and air dry final product.