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Sasawashi by Daruma

Sasawashi by Daruma

Sasawashi- Japanese paper yarn is made from Kumasasa. Kumasasa is bamboo, grown at an elevation of 1000 meters. It has a raffia like appearance with a beautiful natural luster that is unique to Japanese paper.


The natural antibacterial, deodorant, and UV-blocking properties of kumazasa help keep the item clean. The natural deodorizing properties prevent mildew growth and fiber deterioration. While the water-repellent dyeing process gives it a water-repellent and stain-resistant quality.


Uses: Basketry work, Knitting/ Crochet hats and bags.


Origin: Japan

Fiber: 100% Kumasasa (Bamboo)

Quantity: 25g/ 0.88 oz (48m/ 52 yds)

Recommended Hook: Crochet 5/0- 7/0

Care: Spot clean with a damp cloth


Please note colours are accurate but may vary screen to screen.


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