DK Silk is a lustrous, luxurious yarn made from 100% bombyx silk, also known as mulberry silk or cultivated silk. It's spun as a singles (a single ply) so the surface is uninterrupted, the better to reflect light. It's perfect for next to the skin wear.
- 1.75 oz (50g)
- 165 yards (150m)
- Use size US5-7 (3.75-4.5mm) needles for 21-24 sts in stockinette over 4in/10cm.
- 100% Bombyx Silk
- Hand wash in cool water. Lay flat to dry.
Photos shown are of the colorways dyed on DK Silk unless otherwise noted in the detailed images below. Please note that different base yarns take colors slightly differently.
"Rice" is undyed but has been washed to have the same hand and gauge as the dyed colorways.