This is a delicious blend of 60% Natural White Polwarth & 40% Tussah Silk. The Polwarth is 22 Micron and with the addition of the Tussah Silk you have a luxurious blend ~ takes dye extremely well.
The Polwarth sheep was developed in Australia by breeding Merino rams to Lincoln/Merino ewes so the foundation stock is 75% Merino/25% Lincoln. Polwarth fiber has a longer staple length from it’s Lincoln DNA. Noted for its elasticity, durability it is still considered a delicate fiber with bounce and drape.