Luxury silk yarn collection. Choose from our selection of lovely silk yarns at a super, discounted price – today only!

Christmas Countdown - Day Eight!

Special discount on selected yarns!

As it’s Christmas you deserve a little luxury so for today’s offer we’ve chosen some of our favourite and most beautiful silk and silk-blend yarns. And to make it extra special, each one is at a special, Christmas Countdown price!
 
Remember this offer will last for 24 hours only (and while stocks last so don’t delay or you might miss out!). To take advantage of the special price you must purchase the product from this page – if you use the regular product page you will be charged full price.

Choose from the following undyed yarns. all specially selected to be perfect for hand-dyeing:

75% Extrafine Merino wool/20% silk/5% silver stellina laceweight (100g) [800m]

  • A fine yarn with a subtle, silky sheen, soft handle and a very slight halo. The silver stellina adds a hint of sparkle!
  • Uses: This yarn makes beautiful lightweight shawls, wraps and fine accessories.
  • We suggest needle sizes: 2mm-3mm

 

80% Extrafine Merino wool/20% silk laceweight (100g) [1200m]

  • With a generous 1200m to the skein, this fine yarn has a subtle, silky sheen, soft handle and a very slight halo.
  • Uses: Perfect for shawls and delicate wraps
  • We suggest needle sizes: 2mm-3mm

 

55% silk 45% cashmere (DK) (50g) [80m]

  • If you are looking for a luxury yarn with fabulous drape and gentle sheen, this is the one for you. Knits to most DK patterns but note that it is not ideally suited to items where stretch is essential to the structure.
  • Uses: Elegant jackets, tops, shrugs, capelets, eveningwear. Can be worn comfortably next to the skin so lovely for summer vests or evening wear. Great stitch definition and well-suited to most fancy stitches.
  • We suggest needle sizes: 4mm-5mm

 

100% silk bouclé (DK) (25g) [40m]

  • This unusual pure silk is lustrous and surprisingly springy for a silk yarn. It dyes fantastically and has a gorgeous texture. Use it on its own or combined with other yarns.
  • Uses: Great for bags and accessories, for accenting garments and soft furnishings, scarves, shrugs, vests and evening wear. Choose simple stitches for best effect.
  • We suggest needle sizes: 4mm-5mm

 

You can dye all these lovely undyed yarns with our procion dyes, acid dyes, natural dyes or even Kool Aid.