Mulberry Silk Georgette
Mulberry Silk Georgette is a new, exquisitely soft and lustrous Jo Sharp yarn made with 25% Mulberry Silk and 75% Extrafine Merino Wool. Ideal for baby and to wear close to the skin and is a hand wash fabric. Mulberry Silk Georgette replaces Alpaca Silk Georgette, which is being phased out.
75% Wool, 25% Mulberry Silk
Tension: 25 sts & 33 rows measured over 10cm of Stocking stitch using 3.25mm needles (USA 3) (UK 10).
Length: 165m (180 yds), 50g ball (1 3/4 oz).
This yarn will replace Alpaca Silk Georgette and knits to a very similar tension, therefore Alpaca Silk Georgette patterns may be used with this yarn. Resulting garments will be a little lighter and softer. Note that the following three Alpaca Silk Georgette shades are being replaced within this collection: Pebble, Devon, Woodland.