|Primary Material||100% Silk|
|Quantity in Stock||50|
|Make / Content||100% Silk|
|Care||Hand wash in cold water, lay flat to dry or dry clean. Dry clean or hand wash cold and air dry final product in shade. Do not wring.|
|Needle Size||3-4 stitches per inch, use needle size 11+|
|Hook size||1-2 stitches per inch, use hook size L+|
Not only pretty, this yarn is eco-friendly and ethical too. The strips of fabric were reclaimed from saris and fabrics, cut and sewn into ribbons.
This material is sewn together in the homes of women in India who try to make a living from this. Supporting these women allows them to provide for their family and pay for an education for their children.
Type/Make: Handmade - 100% Silk
Uses: This is a wonderful material for any of your fiber art projects,whether that be for dyeing, hand weaving, crochet, knitting ,bands, and even jewelry making. Your creative side knows best!
Gauge: 3 - 4/ 1 -2 stitches per inch
Physical Quality: Varying textures and widths of ribbon, no elasticity, and lovely color variety; varying shades in each skein
Dyeing: Yes, you could use the ribbons as it is or dye it to colours of your choice
Do you have a big project you are working on? Do you have a yarn shop and would like to supply “Knitsilk” products? We have bulk buy discounts available.
How much do I need?
10 - 15 yard - perfect for small projects like jewellery, gift wrapping, accessories
30 - 40 yard - excellent for small bags, tassels, mobile covers
45 – 55 yard - great size for baskets, mats (dining mats/rugs), TV/oven covers
60- 70 yard - great for larger projects like baskets, clothing, scarves, or for making large amounts of small items.
Note: Color may differ slightly from photos due to different monitor settings.