Fair Trade Craft Supplies - Recycled Sari Silk Yarn
Whether you suddenly find yourself with lots of time on your hands, or you have always been a keen crafter, put some fairness into your craft supplies with Fair and Fabulous! This amazing yarn is handspun from sari silk waste that is twisted into a fibrous thread. The colour and thickness vary along the length, which means anything you make with it will be completely unique. Great for knitting or crocheting, it also makes a fabulous eco alternative to ribbon as a wrapping string. Team it with our recycled sari gift wrap for the perfect green wrapping solution!
Due to the fact that this yarn is are handmade from recycled materials, each ball is unique and can vary from the photo shown. But you can be assured that it is all beautiful!
This fair trade yarn is handmade by Fair Trade artisans in Nepal. The workers, mainly women, are based in small workshops or private homes around the Kathmandu valley and benefit from flexible working conditions to suit their personal circumstances.
The use of recycled material reduces the amount going into landfill and these make a great environmentally friendly alternative to synthetic yarns.