If you're on the fence about this fabric, request a swatch -- you won't regret it. One hundred percent hemp, you can feel the difference in this material, and we're confident that you'll love it as we do. Tape or hem the edges before washing, or you'll lose a fair bit to fraying.
Made in China from naturally-grown hemp, raised without the use of pesticides or chemical fertilizers. Note that the hemp is not certified organic, though the fibers are grown in an ecologically-friendly fashion. Farm and mill workers are paid a fair wage for their work, receive benefits and have a significant amount of say about their jobs. Purchase this fabric knowing you are making a difference!
At 23.6 ounces per linear yard, this fabric weighs about 15.4 ounces per square yard.
Please note, if you have ordered a swatch of this fabric before October 2011, the fabric pattern has changed.