Banana fiber by Darn Good Yarn is super soft yet durable, and a great renewable resource. This vegan yarn is made from decaying outer layers of the banana tree bark are harvested, then soaked in water to quicken the natural dissolving of the chlorophyll structures, leaving just the cellulose fibers. These are extruded into a pulp and spun into yarn.
Length/Weight: 30 yards/100g
Yarn Weight: 4 – Worsted
Yarn Material: Banana Fiber
Needle Size: US 7-9
Hook Size: US I,J,K
Gauge: 4 /3 sts per inch
Physical Quality: Surprisingly soft! Reminiscent of Bamboo yarn – Hand-spun, so it may have some inconsistencies like thick and thin spots, or knots.
How to clean: Hand wash cold, lay flat to dry or dry clean – dryer only on delicate cycle
Best for: Knitting, Crocheting, Weaving, Jewelry making
|Dimensions||8 × 2 × 2 in|