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 an attached hood. One Size Fits All. May be trimmed to fit. Actual weight for the Full Poncho is 7.5 Lbs. MOST POPULAR!