Mulberry Silk, also known as Cultivated or Bombyx Silk is considered one of the best quality of silks you can buy. It is produced from the silk worms of the Bombyx Mori Moth. Their diet consists only of Mulberry leaves. The silk is 10-13 microns and very white. Mulberry silk is produced in a controlled warm environment.
Please Note: These are the last of our 1 oz packages. Now available in our new 2 oz package size!
This is absolutely delicious blended with other fibers, lends an elegant quality to any fiber prep. This silk is somewhat stronger and whiter than the wild silk,Tussah and has a more 'slippery' feel. Cool and delicious.