SAGA HILL – Undyed Yarn – Silk Blends

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fine fibers & yarns – silk & silk blends
studio of artist/author W.J. Johnson

Due to the current complexities with importing silk and silk-blend yarns, what we have in stock here is all we have to offer. We will not be restocking. STOCK IS LIMITED! (These yarns were imported prior to the pandemic and have been kept in a sealed environment.)

Silk Blend Yarns

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Image of SH-0004, Clackamas

“Clackamas” Merino & Tussah Silk Yarn SH-0004
80% Superwash Merino Wool/20% Tussah Silk
Crisp, buff white.
4 ply – fingering weight
386 yd/353 m;
3.5 oz/100 g skein

per skein

Image of SH-0056, Argentina yarn

“Argentina” Polwarth Wool & Tussah Silk Yarn SH-0056
85% Polwarth Wool/15% Silk
Very soft, creamy white. Perfect for garments that are worn next to the skin.
3-ply – DK weight
approx. 294 yd/269 m; 3.5 oz/100 g skein

per skein

Image of SH-10-207, Silk Linen yarn

Silk/Linen Yarn SH-10-207
65% Cultivated Silk/35% Linen
This yarn has a high silk content, so its drape is soft rather than crisp. When dyed with acid dyes, the linen "tints" rather than being dyed, so the result is an elegant heathered color. (Origin: Switzerland)
Weaving: 30/2 construction – May be used for warp or weft. 30 epi.
Knitting: 2-ply – Cobweb Lace weight (10+ st in/2.5 cm; #000–1 US/1.5–2.25 mm needle)
827 yd/756 m; 1.8 oz/50 g skein

per skein

Image of SH-10-216, Silk/Camel yarn

Silk/Camel Yarn SH-10-216
This silk and camel yarn is beautifully blended, resulting in a subtle, heathery look. It is wonderfully soft and drapey. (Origin: Switzerland)
Weaving: 12/3 construction – May be used for warp or weft. 14 epi.
Knitting: 2-ply – fingering weight
21 yd/202 m; 1.8 oz/50 g skein

per skein