GEMS AND PEARLS Hand-Dyed Merino/Silk Top

Regular price $23.00

This listing is for one 4-ounce braid that is made of 70% superfine 18.5 micron merino combined with 30% mulberry silk. It's so soft and luxurious!

Of all the many braids of top I've dyed recently, this is my favorite. The colors include bright magenta, softer rose, light blue, medium blue, purple, teal, chartreuse, and white, and every color is brighter on the silk than the merino, so there are multiple depths of each shade. My husband thought of the name. All the colors are like brilliant gems, and the white is like pearls.

FIBER FACTS
Name: Gems and Pearls
Weight: 4 ounces
Contents: 70% superfine merino (18.5 micron) and 30% mulberry silk
Colors: Magenta, rose, blue, purple, teal, chartreuse, and white
Style: Repeating colors
Uses: Spinning or felting (70% feltable fiber)

PACKAGING
Each top comes braided and and with a label to let you know what it's made of for future reference. I wrap it in tissue paper as well. This makes a great presentation if you are giving it as a gift to your favorite spinner or felter. 

MY GIFT TO YOU
Also, as a token of my appreciation, I would be happy to include your choice of either a sprig of fresh rosemary from my organic garden or a handmade felt ball infused with essential lavender oil with your order. Both of these smell wonderful and are natural moth deterrents. Just let me know if you would like one and which one you would prefer in the note to seller when you check out.

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