This stunning 100% Mulberry Silk yarn is spun at the foot of the Alps in Biella Italy. It is unbelievable soft, light and beautiful, with a fabulously unique texture. You absolutely have to experience this one!
The secret formula is a mix of the highest quality of silk, innovation and technology.
Knitting with this yarn feels so indulgent! It glides through your fingers. And being a Bulky/Chunky - your projects will be finished in no time!
We think it's fabulous for sumptious sweaters, wraps, hats, cowls, mitts! Check out what other people are doing with this beautiful new yarn:
And lastly, if we don't have enough in stock for your project, feel free to get in touch so we can get you what you need.
Ingredients: 100% Mulberry Silk
Length: 40m (44yd)
Gauge: Bulky 6-8 stitches (4 inches) Needles: 12 mm
We are so so proud to be the sole UK stockist for Illimani Yarns. We know you'll LOVE their gorgeous yarns as much as we do.
After many years in the fashion business importing ready-to-wear collection of alpaca and llama wool apparel hand-made by artisans in Bolivia, Illimani decided it is time to focus on the yarn. By applying all their experience on knits and fine wools to carefully select the very best natural yarns in the world at unbeatable prices.
Illimani has worked with thousands of artisans in Bolivia and Peru, many of which have mastered the art of knitting and crocheting. Our mission is to provide the materials and the inspiration to our customers to help them create their own artisanal textiles.
Illimani work along with international aid organisations to support artisans in the Bolivian and Peruvian Andes commercialize their products in the North American markets.
HELP THE BOLIVIAN ARTISANS
If you would like to be involved with helping the artisans in Bolivia please contact: Illimani Consulting 1392 rue Victor Hugo, Montreal, QC H3C 5X4, Canada T. (514) 867 2166 F. (514) 934 4867 email