Dark blue wool / silk roving – A blend of deep blue and purple – 70% extra fine merino wool tops with 30% tussah silk. At 19 microns, this combed wool sliver drafts beautifully, making it ideal for spinning or felting. Extra fine merino felts very quickly and is soft and comfortable against the skin.
Tops weight: approx. 23 g/m Tops length: approx 4 metres per 100g. Also available in a bright blue blend, Holiday, and a pastel blue blend, Garcon.
This luxurious dark blue wool silk roving is variegated and adds additional softness and strength to felting and spinning projects. They are a wonderful combination of fibres, with silk and wool having ancient origins. It comprises 70% extra fine merino wool from both Australia and South America and 30% tussah silk from China.
Careful selection of raw materials ensures constant quality over time. Sourcing of the wool is from wool lots that are Mulesing Free. DHG uses eco friendly and sustainable practices in the production of wool products. The in-house dyeing process complies with Oeko-Tex Standard 100 and GOTS 5.0 and GRS certification. This means all dyed products are non-toxic and safe for babies and children.
See our range of colour blends for other wool / silk options. Please note: colours may vary from one computer monitor to another.