Tussah silk tops (combed sliver).
Tops weight: about 20g/m.
Tops length: about 2.5 metres per 50g.
The quantities inside our packs will be sent as one continuous piece.
Our tussah silk tops come from China and are carefully selected to ensure constant quality over time. The dyeing complies with Oeko-Tex Standard 100 and is done in our dyeinghouse which is GOTS 5.0 and GRS certified.
Our tussah silk tops are perfect for both needle and wet felting, spinning and hand weaving.
Tussah Silk is a wild silk. Made from wild tussah silk worms who eat juniper leaves and oak. As the silk is produced in the wild and not in a controlled environment the silk tends to be courser and less lustrous than Mulberry silk.