Loopy Yarns Blog


Hemp Yarn is In . . . Hemp is not Marijuana May 3, 2007

Filed under: Uncategorized — loopyyarns @ 4:08 pm

You can’t smoke this. It is made to knit or crochet. If you came during Amy Singer’s visit, you felt some of the wonderful garments made from hemp. Her book is full of this wonderful yarn from Hemp for Knitting. It is durable and beautiful!

It is the world’s most renewable resource! Anything made from plastic, petroleum, wood or cotton can be made from hemp. Both George Washington and Thomas Jefferson grew it on their plantations. Intrigued? You can learn a lot more about hemp from Hemp for Knitting’s website.

You’ve got to come and check this wonderful material out!



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