Serenade Hand Painted Silk Yarn by Vijay Fibers
This Handpainted 100% Silk Yarn is the ultimate in luxury knitting. The soft sheen, silky feel and 410 yard hanks make it perfect for a lacy evening shawl.
The recommended needle size is US 3-5 (3.125-3.75mm) but you can also use US 6 (4-4.25mm) needles and get about a DK weight gauge.
The shawl shown above is Johanna Lindahl's (Mijo Crochet) Secret Paths pattern, crocheted in the Bedouin Tans colorway.
Fiber: 100% Mulberry Silk from India
Yardage: 410 Yards (375 meters)
Hank Weight: 3.5 Ounces (100 grams)
Gauge: 4 Inches = 28 Stitches on US 3 (3.125 mm) Knitting Needles
Care: Machine Wash Gently in Cold Water, Lay Flat to Dry