Close-up image of a skein of Plant Based Banana Fiber Yarn in a rich blend of red and multicolored fibers. The handspun yarn features a soft and vibrant texture, ideal for eco-friendly knitting and crocheting projects.
Close-up image of a skein of Plant Based Banana Fiber Yarn in a multicolored mix, showcasing the vibrant and unique textures of handspun banana fibers. Ideal for eco-friendly knitting, crocheting, and mixed media projects.
Close-up image of a skein of Plant Based Banana Fiber Yarn in a vibrant mix of pink, blue, and white. The handspun yarn displays a soft texture, perfect for various crafting projects with a sustainable twist.
Close-up image of a skein of Plant Based Banana Fiber Yarn in bright turquoise. The handspun yarn showcases a soft, silk-like texture, making it perfect for eco-friendly knitting and crocheting projects.
Close-up image of a skein of Plant Based Banana Fiber Yarn in a rich magenta color. The handspun yarn features a soft and durable texture, ideal for creating vibrant and sustainable crafting projects.
Close-up image of a skein of Plant Based Banana Fiber Yarn in a bright orange hue. The handspun yarn offers a soft and strong texture, perfect for eco-conscious knitting, crocheting, and mixed media projects.
Close-up image of a skein of Plant Based Banana Fiber Yarn in a golden yellow color. The handspun yarn showcases a unique, soft texture, making it perfect for sustainable crafting projects.
Close-up image of a skein of Plant Based Banana Fiber Yarn in a mix of blue, white, and purple. The handspun yarn displays a soft, silk-like texture, perfect for various sustainable crafting projects.
Close-up image of a skein of Plant Based Banana Fiber Yarn in bright turquoise. The handspun yarn offers a unique, soft texture, making it ideal for eco-conscious knitting and crocheting projects.
Close-up image of a skein of Plant Based Banana Fiber Yarn in a golden yellow hue. The handspun yarn features a soft and durable texture, perfect for creating vibrant and sustainable crafting projects.
Lifestyle picture of a woman wearing a colorful shawl made from Plant Based Banana Fiber Yarn. The shawl, draped elegantly over her shoulders, features vibrant shades of purple, orange, and yellow, highlighting the unique texture and soft quality of the handspun banana fibers. This eco-friendly accessory adds a touch of exotic elegance to her outfit.
Lifestyle picture of a woman wearing a vibrant vest made from Plant Based Banana Fiber Yarn. This eco-friendly garment highlights the versatility and charm of the sustainable yarn, perfect for creating stylish and comfortable wearables.
Lifestyle picture of a woman wearing a hand-knitted scarf made from Plant Based Banana Fiber Yarn.  The scarf showcases the unique texture and vibrant colors of the yarn, adding a stylish and eco-friendly touch to her outfit. Perfect for highlighting the versatility and charm of sustainable banana fiber yarn in wearable accessories.
Close-up image of a skein of Plant Based Banana Fiber Yarn, showcasing its vibrant mix of colors including reds, greens, blues, and oranges. The yarn features a unique, textured appearance with charming inconsistencies, making it ideal for knitting, crocheting, weaving, and mixed media projects. Handspun from sustainable banana tree bark fibers, this eco-friendly and biodegradable yarn offers a soft, plant-based alternative reminiscent of silk.

Plant Based Banana Fiber Yarn

Regular price$15.00
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Are you an adventurous crafter seeking something extraordinary? Discover the unique charm of our Banana Fiber Yarn! Made from the sustainable fibers of banana tree bark and handspun by women’s co-ops in India, this vibrant yarn offers a soft, plant-based alternative that’s perfect for a variety of crafting projects.

Key Features:

  • Vibrant Colors: Available in an assortment of colors, our Banana Fiber Yarn adds a splash of vibrancy to your knitting, crocheting, and more.
  • Soft & Strong: After harvesting, the banana fibers undergo a special softening process, making them remarkably similar to silk. The result is a yarn that’s soft to the touch yet strong and durable.
  • Eco-Friendly: Fully biodegradable, this yarn is vegan and eco-friendly, allowing you to craft with a conscience.
  • Handspun Quality: Each skein is handspun, offering unique textures and charming inconsistencies like thick and thin spots or occasional knots.

Product Specs:

  • Length/Weight: 30 yards/100 grams per skein
  • Yarn Weight: 4 - Worsted
  • Material: Banana Fiber
  • Needle Size: US 9-11
  • Gauge (Knit/Crochet): 2-4 stitches per inch
  • Physical Quality: Surprisingly soft, reminiscent of bamboo yarn

Care Instructions:

  • Cleaning: Hand wash cold, lay flat to dry, or dry clean. If using a dryer, select the delicate cycle.

Best For:

  • Knitting & Crocheting: Perfect for creating cozy garments, accessories, and more.
  • Jewelry Making & Mixed Media: Adds a unique texture and color to your creative projects.
  • Weaving: Ideal for adding an eco-friendly touch to your weaving endeavors.

Why You'll Love It:

Our Banana Fiber Yarn not only brings a touch of exotic elegance to your projects but also supports sustainable practices and fair trade. By choosing this yarn, you contribute to the livelihoods of women artisans in India and promote eco-friendly crafting.

Order Now and elevate your crafting with the luxurious feel and vibrant colors of our Eco-Friendly Banana Fiber Yarn. Experience the joy of creating with a truly unique and sustainable material!

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Every purchase you make at Darn Good Yarn® is part of a greater story of change and sustainability. By choosing our products, you join an essential movement that transforms waste into beauty and provides stable, safe employment for over 600 artisans worldwide.

Since 2008, the commitment of our customers has helped repurpose over 2 million pounds of material waste into exquisite crafting and clothing products. Together, we connect skilled artisans globally with conscious consumers like you, crafting a circle of impact that's truly Darn Good™.

"The yarn is incredibly soft and the colors put a smile on my face!"

-Marla

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