Jute thread hand tied with over 3000 knots to a 5' x 9' nylon net. Netting has 1"x1" squares, and has 500 Lbs. of tensile strength. The Jute thread has 10-12 Lbs of tensile strength per strand. 4-5 strands of Jute thread are attached to every knot. Poncho has separate sleeves to put your arms through, and a attached hood. One Size Fits All. May be trimmed to fit. Actual weight for the Full Poncho is 7.5 Lbs. MOST POPULAR!