Chinese Silk 15 products

Chinese Silk
100% mulberry silk from China, single-plied, in an extensive range of colours. Perfect for knitting luxurious camisoles, cardigans and jumpers with a touch of glamour.

Recommended needle size: 4-5mm
Tension: 18-22st/ 10cm (4inches)
Hank: approx. 180m / 100g

Mulberry silk is made from the cocoons of the Bombyx mori moth silkworm which lives on an exclusive diet of mulberry leaves. Stronger than a steel thread of the equivalent diameter, this smooth round fibre feels soft against the skin and is 100% hypoallogenic.

If you have a favourite pattern but do not know where to begin with our yarn, contact us or visit our outlet in London for free conversion advise.



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