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 silk 120/2nm silk 120/2nm
£0.15 - £17.75
In stock
60,000m/kg / 29,760yds/lb 45wpcm / 114 wpi 25gms -1500m 100gms - 6000m The metric resultant count for this yarn is 60nm. This yarn is half the thickness of the 60/2nm silk.
 silk 120/4nm silk 120/4nm
£5.85 - £17.75
45 in stock
30,000m/kg / 14,880yds/lb 35wpcm / 80wpi 25g - 660m 100g - 3,000m The metric resultant count for this yarn 30nm. This makes it the same thickness as the 60/2nm silk.
 silk 210/2nm silk 210/2nm
£4.00 - £7.25
In stock
120,000 m/kg / 59,520 yds/lb 120wpcm / 300wpi 10gms - 800m 25gms - 1,5290m The metric resultant count is 120nm This spun silk is certainly very fine, but if you use two or three strands of different colours together you can achieve lovely richness. Or if you want to weave furrowed fabrics, it works well with the 60/2 nm silk.
 silk 30/2nm silk 30/2nm
£6.75 - £110.00
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15,000 m/kg / 7,440 yds/lb 25gms - 330m 100gms - 1395m 19wpc / 48wpi The metric resultant count for this yarn is 15nm. 30/2 silk is, for many hand weavers, the preferred weight of silk for a scarf. The Handweavers Studio now has a palette of twenty repeatable colours, sourced especially for us. As with all yarns, the exact shade can vary slightly between dye lots, so if colour consistency is impor…
 silk 60/2nm silk 60/2nm
£6.25 - £86.00
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30,000 m/kg /14,880 yds/lb 25gms - 660m 100gms - 3000m The metric resutlant count for this yarn is 30nm. 32 wpc/82 wpi Typical setts:16 epcm/ 40-44 epi for plain weave 20-24 epcm/ 60 epi for twill A lustrous lightweight spun silk, suitable for scarves, fabric for clothing, and collapse weaves, available in an extensive range of repeatable colours. We have an extensive range of repeatable colours,…
 silk plied reeled 450den silk plied reeled 450den
£4.25 - £7.75
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20,000m/kg / 9,920yds/lb 37wpcm / 90wpi 10gms approx. - 180m circa 25gms approx. - 470m circa The nm metric count for this yarn 20nm. This is an extremely strong lustrous silk due to being reeled, however it has a higher twist than tram silk, making it suitable for warp as well as weft. The colour range was chosen for their suitability for use with popular weaving techniques that show an iridescen…
 tram silk 200-220den tram silk 200-220den
£4.50 - £11.00
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40,900m/kg, 20,300yds/lb 200/220 denier 10 thread 40wpcm / 98wpi 10gms - 500m 25gms - 1,250m The nm metric count for this yarns is 41nm. Tram silk is reeled, not spun, and has very little twist, so it is the most lustrous silk you can get and is wonderful as weft. Some weavers like to use two or three shades wound together to give extra richness and depth of colour, so we have chosen our colour pa…
aleena silk 20/2nm 4ply aleena silk 20/2nm 4ply
£17.00
5 in stock
10,000m / 4,960yds/lb 8wpcm / 20wpi 100g approx. 1,000m approx. The metric resultant count is 10nm.
como silk 4.5nm como silk 4.5nm
£6.75 - £21.00
In stock
4,500m/kg / 2,230yds 25gms - 80m 100gms -350m 14wpcm / 30wpi The metric resultant count for this yarn is 4.5nm This yarn has as crisp quality and high sheen.
lambswool linen silk 1/7nm lambswool linen silk 1/7nm
£3.00 - £6.00
In stock
A harmonious mainly neutrals paletter enhance this gently textured singles yarn. Each of the fibres in the yarn makes a contribution to the overall feel and look, with the silk content lending a soft sheen when it catches the light. 50% lambswool/25% linen/25% silk
mohair 60%/silk 40% mohair 60%/silk 40%
£9.50 - £32.00
19 in stock
12.5nm (resultant count) 14 wpcm/42 wpi 25gms - 275m
sari ribbon sari ribbon
£5.00
41 in stock
Narrow strips of woven sari silk fabric Colours, fabric type and thickness vary Varied colours are joined with knots
sari silk yarn sari silk yarn
£5.50
50 in stock
Silk remaining from the weaving of silk sarees is recycled into this glowing multi-coloured and textured yarn. It has been hand spun to a bulky weight, for weavers the yarn size is approx 1nm. Every cake of yarn is unique but all are beautiful, the product photo is representative of the variety.
silk 140/2nm silk 140/2nm
£6.75 - £22.50
17 in stock
70,000m/kg / 34.720yds/lb 50wpcm / 127wpi 25gms - 1,750m 100gms - 7,000m The metric resultant count for this yarn is 70nm.
silk 150den silk 150den
£0.25 - £8.95
78 in stock
60,000m/kg / 29,960yds/lb 50wpcm / 112wpi 10gms - 620m 25gms - 1500m The nm metric count for this yarn is 60nm.
silk 15nm denim marl silk 15nm denim marl
£0.07 - £9.00
46 in stock
15,000m/kg / 7,440yds/lb 22 wpcm / 52wpi 25gms - 315m 100gms - 1440m The metric resutlant count for this yarn is 15nm.
silk 16/2nm silk 16/2nm
£6.75 - £22.50
34 in stock
8,000m / 3,960yds/lb 14wpcm / 32wpi 25gms - 200m 100gms - 775m The metric resultant count for this yarns is 8nm.
silk 2.5/1nm silk 2.5/1nm
£7.00 - £23.00
18 in stock
2,500m/kg / 1,240yds/lb 10wpcm / 22wpi 25gms - 50m 100gms - 230m The metric resultant count for this yarn is 2.5nm
silk 2.5/2nm silk 2.5/2nm
£7.00 - £23.00
8 in stock
1,250m/kg / 620yds/lb 7 wpcm / 15wpi 25gms - 25m 100gms - 115m The resultant count for this yarn is 1.25nm
silk 200/2x6nm silk 200/2x6nm
£4.75 - £13.50
In stock
16,000m/kg / 8,230yds/lb 10wpcm / 24wpi 25gms - 90m 100gms - 445m The metric resultant count for this yarn is 16.6nm Slightly thicker than the como silk this yarn has a similar quality being a multi thread yarn twisted up. The twist is slightly softer and so a little less crisp than the como silk.
silk 2x60/2nm silk 2x60/2nm
£5.85 - £17.75
68 in stock
15,000m/kg / 7440yds/lb 2x60/2 nm 19wpcm / 48wpi 25gms - 330m 100gms - 1395m The metric resutlant count for this yarn is 15nm. Available in an elegant ‘restrained’ palette, this yarn is a similar thickness to the 30/2nm silk.
silk 3nm undyed silk 3nm undyed
£19.00
2 in stock
3,000m/kg / 1,480yds/lb 8wpcm / 18wpi Sold on pre-wound cones of approx. 95gms - 285m approx. The metric resultant count for this yarn is 3nm.
silk 4/1nm silk 4/1nm
£6.75 - £22.50
25 in stock
4,000m/kg / 1,980yds/lb 14wpcm/32wpi 25gms - 85m 100gms - 380m The metric resultant count for this yarn is 4nm.
silk 40/2nm silk 40/2nm
£6.75 - £22.50
21 in stock
20,000m/kg / 9,920yds/lb 34wpcm / 88wpi 25gms - 420m 100gms - 2000m The metric resultant count for this yarn is 20nm.
silk 5/2nm silk 5/2nm
£7.75 - £25.00
40 in stock
2,500m/kg / 1,240yds/lb 10wpcm / 22wpi 25gms - 60m 100gms - 240m The metric resultant count is 2.5nm
silk 60/2 multi strand cake silk 60/2 multi strand cake
£4.25
30 in stock
Many colours from our silk 60/2 range are represented in this multi stranded cake. Embroiderers may choose to cut shorter lengths of individual colour to use in their work, while weavers may choose to use the many strands together as if a single yarn for a chunky multi coloured effect.
silk 8/2nm silk 8/2nm
£6.75 - £22.50
19 in stock
4,000m/kg / 1,980yds/lb 12wpcm / 28wpi 25gms - 85m 100gms - 380m The resultant count is 4nm
silk boucle 3nm silk boucle 3nm
£7.50 - £24.50
21 in stock
3,000m/kg / 1,480yds/lb 7wpcm / 18 wpi 25g - 60m 100g - 300m The metric resultant count is 3nm
silk fancy twist-viscose sizing silk fancy twist-viscose sizing
£10.25 - £35.00
37 in stock
4.6nm 4,600m/kg / 2,280yds/lb 8wpcm/18wpi 25gms - 115m The metric resultant count for this yarn is 4.6nm.
silk flamme 20/2nm silk flamme 20/2nm
£6.75 - £22.50
21 in stock
10,000m/kg / 4,960yds/lb 18wpcm/ 42wpi 25gms - 250m 100gms - 1,000m The metric resultant count for this yarn is 10nm. A slightly textured yarn with fine slubs.
silk flamme slub silk flamme slub
£8.50
24 in stock
3.5nm 3,500m/kg / 1,730yds/lb 7wpcm/18wpi 25gms - 85m The metric resultant count for this yarn is 3.5nm.
silk floss clearance silk floss clearance
£3.00 - £6.50
77 in stock
10g = 700-870 meters 25gm = 1700-1740 meters filament yarn with very little twist, give high luster but not suitable for a warp.
silk kohinoor 1nm silk kohinoor 1nm
£5.50
44 in stock
Handspun silk yarn with a smoother texture than the sari silk yarn. Every cake of yarn has its own unique kaleidoscope of colour - photo gives an idea of the variety. If you are a knitter you can think of the yarn as a bulky weight size.
silk noil 14nm dark green silk noil 14nm dark green
£3.25 - £7.50
1 in stock
14,000m/kg / 6,940yds/lb 20wpcm/48wpi 25gms - 350m The metric resultant count for this yarn is 14nm.
silk noil 14nm tan silk noil 14nm tan
£3.25 - £7.50
1 in stock
14,000m/kg / 6,940yds/lb 20wpcm/48wpi 25gms - 350m The metric resultant count for this yarn is 14nm.
silk noil 18nm pink silk noil 18nm pink
£3.25 - £7.50
19 in stock
18,000m/kg / 8,930yds/lb 19wpcm/49wpi 25gms - 430m 100gms - 1,550m The metric resultant count for this yarn is 18nm.
silk noil 22/4nm undyed silk noil 22/4nm undyed
£3.75 - £15.00
13 in stock
5,500m/kg / 2,725yds/lb 10wpcm / 25wpi 25g - 110m 100g - 460m The metric resultant count is 5.5nm.
silk noil 2nm brown fleck silk noil 2nm brown fleck
£3.25 - £7.50
6 in stock
2,000m/kg / 990yds/lb 6wpcm / 14wpi 25gms - 50m 100gms - 210m The metric resultant count is 2nm.
silk noil 3.6nm brown silk noil 3.6nm brown
£3.25 - £7.50
15 in stock
3,600m/kg / 1,785yds/lb 8wpcm / 20wpi 25gms - 90m 100gms - 360m The metric resultant count is 3.6nm.
silk noil/wool 7.9nm silk noil/wool 7.9nm
£3.25 - £7.50
11 in stock
7,900m/kg / 3,910yds 12wpcm / 28wpi 25gms - 155m 100gms - 650m The metric resultant count is 7.9nm
silk roving & ramie 9nm silk roving & ramie 9nm
£0.23 - £25.50
10 in stock
9,000m/kg / 4,460yds 16wpcm / 42wpi 25gms - 225m 100gms - 450m The metric resultant count is 9nm. This yarns has a subtle slub from the ramie giving a slightly textured finish.
silk skein 20/2nm 100g approx silk skein 20/2nm 100g approx
£13.50
27 in stock
An undyed natural shade of silk 14wpcm / 36wpi 10,000m/kg / 4,960yds/lb The metric resultant count is 10nm.
silk throwster 28/2nm 100g cone silk throwster 28/2nm 100g cone
£11.50
20 in stock
14,000m/kg / 6,940yds/lb 22wpcm / 56wpi This comes pre-wound on a cone of 100gms approx. 1,400m The metric resultant count is 14nm
silk throwsters 2.5nm silk throwsters 2.5nm
£4.75 - £13.50
58 in stock
25gms - 63m 100gms - 250m

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