Chunky fair trade jute 55m - charcoal
A beautiful bundle of chunky, fair trade jute - an great ethical and eco sensitive choice. Beautifully made to order for our supplier by Shohojogita Cooperative in Bangladesh - 9 ply of rustic jute spun into a single twist, thick string using AZO free dyes. Spun chemical-free (most jute is industrially processed using petroleum lubricants to make the fibre friable).
About jute: Jute is a key fibre for the Bangladesh economy. Jute twines are made from the stripped bark of the jute plant, which can grow 2-3m high - hence producing this long, strong and highly durable bast fibre.
Made in Bangladesh by Shohojogita, a fair trade cooperative helping rural, disadvantaged women to achieve self determination through employment and self-expression.
Width: approx 7mm
Weight: approx 580-650g
Product of Bangladesh