Hand spinning with a drop spindle is a tradition in villages that are slowly fading in our region of Northeast India. We see an opportunity. That is why we are bringing out this special 100% Eri silk handspun yarn. When customers buy this unique silk yarn traditions are revived, and villages prosper.
This special hand spun yarn is for people who love to get their hands-on knitting and crocheting. It’s lightweight, super soft and the natural color of this yarn makes a classic hand knitting yarn.
100% Natural fiber color undyed Eri silk Knitter's yarn Handspun with a drop spindle Weight: 100g Yardage: 430 yards (approx) WPI- 14 Gauge size: 27- 32 sts of 4 inches Needle size: 1- 3 US Hook size: B1- E-4
Our handspun upcycled yarns are spun from our waste cocoons. The waste cocoon cakes are re-dyed in a recycle dye vat, carded, blended and spun into a lovely variant of yarns. The yarns are very irregular since its blended with short and long fibers. The slubbiness adds a very interesting character to the yarns which comes in between a yarn weight of DK and worsted.
Recycle, Recreate and Remake with this wonderful and interesting yarn which is hand-dyed and handspun with love by Rida, A musemaker.
100% Naturally dyed plant based colors. Handspun yarn. Weight: 50g Yardage: 142 yards (approx) for Thin Lac, 54-87 yards (approx) for the other colors.