We stock some lovely hemp fabrics in the shop whether that be from Seasalt or Braintree. Customers often ask why hemp? So we thought we’d share with you what we have found out about it.
What is Hemp Fabric?
Hemp is often considered an environmental super fibre.
Hemp fabric is made from the fibres in the herbaceous plant of the species cannabis sativa.
It’s a high-yield crop that produces significantly more fibre per acre than either cotton or flax.
Advantages of Hemp Fabric
Hemp creates one of the most eco friendly fabrics in the world.