BC Garn

BC Garn Tussah Tweed

$18.00

The fine, impressively marled surface characterizes this 100% tussah silk yarn. 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.

Yarn Details

Gauge

Fiber Content

100% tussah silk
Weight

Weight

50 grams
Needle Size

Needle Size

US 1-3 (2.5-3 mm)
Yardage

Yardage

273 yards / 250 meters
Gauge

Gauge

20 stitches x 34 rows = 4” (10 cm)
Care Instructions

Care Instructions

Hand wash using a detergent suitable for silks and/or use a little vinegar in rinse water. Lay flat to dry.