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Nature’s Cleverest Renewables

Combining the softness and versatility of wool with the strength and environmental benefits of hemp, the result is a yarn that has all the best qualities.

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A Prudent Resource in Wool

Sheering sheep doesn’t harm the animals, involves zero chemicals, uses very little energy, and produces no harmful by-products or emissions, making it the perfect resource for SHEMP™ yarn.

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Strength and Reliability in Hemp

Not only is hemp strong and earth-friendly, but it also presents significant economic and environmental benefits for investors, producers, and consumers. And, it’s the perfect companion to wool.

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The SHEMP Yarn Company

The SHEMP Yarn Company is the manufacturer of SHEMP yarn. SHEMP is an innovative mix of nature’s cleverest renewables, wool and fiber hemp, resulting in a USA produced worsted textile yarn with unique performance, appearance, and environmental properties. Our vision is to create innovative yarns that are the natural choice for textile industries including outdoor apparel, home decor, and hand knitters, as well as for US Military procurement. The realization of our vision is SHEMP.

we are a woman–owned
small business

we take pride that our product
is made in the usa

What is SHEMP?

SHEMP delivers a new generation of natural fiber blended yarn that addresses the Call-To-Action for alternative fibers both by consumers and our planet. We want to play a part in revitalizing the textile industry. The inconvenient truth is that this industry is one of the world’s dirtiest, second to the oil industry. We don’t want to think where we’ll be in 30 years if textiles continue to wreak havoc on our environment. Instead, we’re imagining a world where all textiles are sustainably produced – and that starts with the yarn needed to create them.

today’s consumers want
products that are eco-friendly

wool and hemp are sustainable
and environmentally sound

Wool

Soft, warm, and breathable, making it one of the most comfortable fibers to wear.

Easy to dye, biodegradable, and incredibly durable.

The only things that go into its production are sunlight and grass, and its only byproducts come from sheep grazing in pastures.

Hemp

Grows 50% faster than cotton, needs half as much water, and produces fiber that is durable, versatile, and sustainable

Nourishes the soil it grows in, removes carbon from the atmosphere, and uses less land than cotton

While hemp is in the cannabis family, it is not the same as marijuana or CBD.

From sunlit fields to green pastures,
SHEMP is good for you and the planet.

The SHEMP story continues, and you can be an important part of its future.
We invite you to visit our shop, purchase a SHEMP™ product
and be a part of creating the yarn that’s good for you and the planet.

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