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BC Garn Soft Silk Yarn

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  • 100% Tussah Silk
  • 273 yards per 100 gram hank
  • Approximately 8 stitches per inch on US 1.5-2.5 - 4 (2.50 - 3.00 mm) needles
  • Recommended size C-D (2.75-3.25 mm) hook
  • Fingering
  • Hand wash cold, lay flat


Soft Silk is a soft and rustic bourette silk, also known as raw silk. A nice silk that ensures a great result - ideal for baby and children’s garments, because of the silk quality: warm in winter and cooling on a hot summer day.

Due to the high proportion of silk glue (whose smell dissipates relatively quickly), the bourette silk is said to have a natural healing power - it also has anti-inflammatory effects and soothes the skin. The yarn is therefore also ideal for baby and children’s clothing.

Note: To dye silk in these deep colors, a lot of dye is necessary. It may be that the knitted piece bleeds a little when it is washed for the first time. We recommend rinsing with a little vinegar in cold water before wearing it for the first time.