Braided Tape

Braid is beautiful for hand or machine knitting.

Braid is beautiful for hand or machine knitting.

This organic cotton braided tape is made in Rock Hill, SC by YLI Corp.  They use an antique braiding machine and 16 strands of organic cotton yarn spun in Peru to make a firm but soft flat braid about 4 centimeters wide.  It comes in natural color put up on spools of appx 1000 meters.  Or, dyed in variegated colors using fiber-reactive dyes put up on 50 yard spools.  YLI-HD-Briad-chart

Hand-Dyers love this braid!  It takes up dye just like fabric and can be used for ties, belt loops, trims and a million other purposes.

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