Parts of the Hemp Plant Used:
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Hemp is durable yet versatile that it can be integrated with other materials that’s why it is considered one of the favorite wallets. Hemp wallet is made from a hemp fabric, which can be made with various designs.
How it’s Made:
The long strands of fibre that make up the stalk of the hemp plant is used to make hemp fabric. “Retting” is the process wherein the fibers of the hemp plant are separated from the bark. The fibers are then whirled together to produce a continuous thread that can be woven into canvas.(1)
Hemp wallets are more durable compared to synthetic.(2)
It is not as flexible as leather.(3)
Hemp has been a natural and eco-friendly choice for hemp product material for bags, clothing and more since 8000 BC.(4)
Looking to the Future:
Hemp market has the potential for significant growth since consumer demand for organic and natural sustainable products are increasing. It is said to double up in market being a diverse crop and its contribution. Further research is needed to improve harvest and to continue long term sustainable production and economic vitality.(5)