Tussah Tweed


100% tussah silk
273 yards (250 meters) / 50 gm hank
20 sts x 34 rows = 4” (10 cm)

US 1-3 (2.5-3 mm) needle

The fine, impressively marled surface characterizes this 100% tussah silk yarn. Tussah silk is known for its strength and rich golden hue, and is humanely harvested from wild silk moths. BC Garn 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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43 rose brown
24 tan brown
08 dark brown
49 anthracite
30 gray blue
45 dark gray
13 black
20 royal blue
10 royal ocean
27 slate green
14 spring green
18 pale green
29 coral yellow
09 rust aqua
02 bordeaux
32 berry cream
03 peppermint