100% tussah silk
273 yards (250 meters) / 50 gm hank
US 1-3 (2.25-3 mm) / 24 sts x 33 rows = 4” (10 cm)


The fine, impressively marled surface characterizes this 100% tussah silk yarn. Tussah silk is know for its strength and rich golden hue, and is humanely harvested from wild silk moths. Our Tussah Tweed comes in many beautiful colors, and it is a very versatile yarn.

Suitable for hand knitting, machine knitting, weaving, embroidery and lace. When blocking, always use a detergent suitable for silks and/or use a little vinegar in rinse water.

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Acadia Yarn

Find BC Garn Tussah Tweed at one of our retail partners.

Avenue Yarns
1325 Solano Ave
Albany, CA 94706

The Ball and Skein Shop
9708, 642 Zinns Mill Rd
Lebanon, PA 17042

Cowgirl Yarns
119 E Ivinson Ave
Laramie, WY 82070

Freeman’s Creative
2020 Chapel Hill Rd #25
Durham, NC 27707

Great Yarns
1208 Ridge Road
Raleigh, NC 27607

Haus of Yarn
265 White Bridge Rd
Nashville, TN 37209

Hillsborough Yarn
114 S. Churton St.
Hillsborough, NC 27278-2185

Knits and Pieces
626 Admiral Dr Suite J
Annapolis, MD 21401

The Knitting Post
2305 Santa Clara Dr F
Santa Clara, UT 84765

Longmont Yarn Shoppe
454 Main Street
Longmont, CO 80501

Luna Lola
3433, 3000 Rosewood Dr #3
Columbia, SC 29205

Nina Chicago
1256 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60642

1021 R Street
Sacramento, CA 95811

Slip Knot
3719 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA 19073

String Theory Yarn Shop
829 State St suit 2003
Lemoyne, PA 17043

Vulcan’s Rest Fibers
2728 Augustine Herman Hwy
Chesapeake City, MD 21915

Yarns on First
1305 1st Street
Napa, CA 94559


Little Red Mitten
86 Talbot Street
St Thomas, ON N5P 1A5

Download a Tussah Tweed color card here.