The Softness of Merino Wool combined with the lustre of silk. Extra Bleached Tussah silk to be exact, and 23 Micron 64 count merino. A match made in paradise! The silk provides a longer staple length and a brilliant lustre, while the merino provides added softness and strength. Perfect for... Read More
This quickly became one of my favorite fibers to dye and spin. I love how the grey changes the hue and tone of the dye while the silk makes the colors vivid. It is incredibly soft and easy to work with.
There are no adequate words for this roving. It's airy, light, and so impossibly soft. It's fun to spin and comes together to make a yarn that's a joy to work with and wear.
This fiber takes dye really well and it's lovely and soft.
Can I just drop all my other projects and spin with this? I bought it to dye with and yet........ do I dare? Truly beautiful. Will spin as soon as I can justify!
To be honest, I haven't spun this yet, but I sure love the way it feels. It's soo soft. I will be using some of it to crochet my husband a nice, warm cap.