Malabrigo Mora Silk Yarn
Pure Mulberry silk, the ultimate in luxury! This four-ply fingering weight yarn is as strong as it is soft. The pure silk takes dye with an unparalleled richness, for colours that will dazzle and amaze.
When Malabrigo dye their yarns, the same formula is used each time but every batch of yarn is assigned a different dye lot number. The differences from one dye lot to another can be very subtle, or extremely noticeable, specially on variegated yarns.
The colours available in this yarn are stunning. Ideal silk to use for a patterns, in particular a shawl or a garment blended with a strand of mohair.
Yarn Weight: Fingering
Yarn Texture: 4 ply
Yardage/Meters: 225 yards (205 meters)
Skein Weight: 50 grs
Gauge: 28-30 sts = 4 inches
Needle Size: US 1-2 or 2.25-2.75 mm
Content: 100% Pure Mulberry Silk
Care: Hand wash, cold water. dry flat