This 16/2 hemp (also known as 2/16) can be used in the same way our 16/2 Cotton is used.
Projects include towels, table runners, yardage for clothing and wraps. Hemp is crisp and earthy in texture, and has a beautiful sheen. This fine textile hemp weaves and wears similarly to linen.
Available in both natural and 1/2 bleached (white).
Fiber: 100% Hemp
Yardage: Approximately 3560 yards (3255m) per 8 oz (227g) tube
Sett: 20-28 epi
See our full Sett Chart.
What we like about hemp:
- Absorbent qualities excellent for towels
- Strong enough for warp
- Washes well and stands up to wear and tear
- Hemp is sustainable to grow and process
Check out our weaving kits that feature hemp: Wash-up Cloths Kit and Demi-Damask Towels both designed by Megan Samms.
Our Hemp is from a family-run Canadian business that has been a key part of our weaving culture for more than 40 years. They provide a large range of high-quality yarns in a stunning range of colours to weavers and knitters across North America.