The Nettle In Nepal


So much information about one of our favourite fibres packed into such a fascinating booklet.

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Study all about Giant Himalayan Nettle and how its played a part in Nepalese culture for centuries. This booklet gives details of harvesting and retting through to spinning and creating everyday necessities, much in the same way as it has been done for many generations.

Susi Dunsmore created this booklet whilst working closely with the remote artisans who continue to keep tradition alive. Nepal has long since treasured the nettle plant as a source of food, fodder, medicine and most of all fibres. Anyone interested in natural fibres will find this booklet both an enjoyable and informative read time and time again.

210mm x 148mm / 60 pages