Long, strong and durable, similar to flax, but thinner, hemp fibers are about 70% cellulose and contain low levels of lignin (around 8-10%). The fiber diameter ranges from 16 to 50 microns. Hemp fiber conducts heat, dyes well, resists mildew, blocks ultraviolet light and has natural anti-bacterial properties. Shorter, woody... Read More
I have not spun the hemp yet. I am dividing my purchase of al my recent products by 4 and I am challenging my spinning friends to contest. The purpose if to see what they can make of 4 unknown (small amounts of) fibers. Let's face it, it's boring to be stuck at home and unable to meet socially like we often do as spinners.
Customer service very helpful to select what I needed to learn to spin and what to get
It is what I wanted for trying new fibers in wetfelting.