Jo Sharp Mulberry Silk Georgette Yarn∼
Yarn line #293
Jo Sharp Mulberry Silk Georgette Yarn description:
Jo Sharp Mulberry Silk Georgette is a new, exquisitely soft and lustrous yarn made with 25% Mulberry Silk and 75% Extrafine Merino Wool. Ideal for baby and to wear close to the skin and is a hand wash fabric.
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.
- Pricing 50 g ball:
- • $12.95
Jo Sharp Mulberry Silk Georgette Yarn details:
Fiber content: 75% Extrafine Merino, 25% Mulberry Silk. Gauge is K: 6.25 stitches/in on sz 3. Yardage: 1645 yards/lb. ( 180 yards/50 g ball. ) Fine yarn, standard yarn weight 2. Wraps/inch (wpi) 18. Weaving tabby sett 8-10. Weaving twill sett 12-15.
Feel & see with a yarn sample card: Jo Sharp - Mulberry Silk Georgette for 3.50/ea.
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