The fine, impressively marled surface characterizes this 100% tussah silk yarn.
100% Tussah Silk
273 yards (250 meters) / 50 gm hank
US 1-3 (2.5-3 mm) / 20 sts x 34 rows = 4” (10 cm)
Tussah silk is know for its strength and rich golden hue, and is humanely harvested from wild silk moths. Our Tussah Tweed comes in many beautiful colors, and it is a very versatile yarn.
Suitable for hand knitting, machine knitting, weaving, embroidery and lace. When blocking, always use a detergent suitable for silks and/or use a little vinegar in rinse water.