Italian silk and French linen, lovingly spun in Canada, for dyeing or for enjoying au naturel!
2 plies of 65% tusssah silk/ 35% natural dryspun linen
673 m (735 yards) per 115g (4 oz) hank; 2 per package
Hank circumference is approximately 125m (50″)
Lace weight – 32-34 st/4″ (10 cm) on 2.0-2.5 mm (US 0-2) needles
Hand wash / dry flat. The beauty of these undyed hanks blooms after a gentle hand washing with warm water and a scouring agent like synthropol, orvus paste soap, or dishwashing detergent, to remove oils used in the spinning process. After hand washing, proceed to dyeing, ,or hang hanks to dry, before winding them into balls and working with them.