Ella Rae Rustic Silk is a 100% tussah silk yarn that has a matte, almost cottony hand. The raw silk has been dyed with an overall speckled pattern that is reminiscent of silk noil. The knitted fabric has a lovely, cohesive variegation and does not stripe or pool.
Yarn weight: Sock/Fingering Hank weight: 100 g
Fibre: 100% Silk
Length: 400m /437 yds per 100 g hank
Tension / Gauge: 27-32 sts over 10 cm / 4 in
Needle size: 2.25–3.25 mm / 1–3 US / 13–10 UK
Care: Hand wash cool, dry flat.
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Ella Rae yarns are brought to you by Leanne Prouse, one of Australia’s top knitwear designers. Her yarns are soft, springy, machine washable, and available in a range of sensational colours and exquisite fibres. A joy to knit with, their great yardage makes these yarns wonderful value.