Jo Sharp Mulberry Silk Georgette 771, Fig, Merino wool & silk knitting yarn, 50g
Mulberry Silk Georgette is an exquisitely soft and lustrous yarn made with 25% Mulberry Silk and 75% Extrafine Merino Wool. Very lightweight. Ideal for baby. Wear close to the skin. Hand Wash.
Mulberry Silk is the finest, smoothest and most lustrous silk available in the market. A premium is paid for Mulberry Silk, which was first developed in China and is made from the silkworms of the Bombyx Mori Moth. The moths are kept in a controlled environment, free from noise and strong odor and are fed exclusively on Mulberry leaves. Mulberry Silk is superior to other "wild silks" which are grown from a variety of feeds, and which tend to be rougher in texture, heavier and less lustrous.SPECIFICATIONS
FIBRE: 75% Merino Wool, 25% Mulberry Silk
NEEDLES: 3.25mm needles (USA 3) (UK 10)