Mango Moon Recycled Silk

  • Manufacturer: [Mango Moon]?
  • Composition: 100% recycled silk
  • Cost: about 11 for a 150 yard/140g skein (April 2007)
  • Stockists: Loop

Made in Nepal from recycled sari silk. Knits on needles of about 5mm. Every skein is different. It's a very inflexible yarn, like knitting with thick cotton. But it's beautiful.

Gauge results:

  • Kake gets 14cm = 22 st, 30 rows (10cm = 15.5st, 21.5 rows) in stocking stitch on 5mm needles.

Patterns:


See Also: Yarns

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