the biches & bûches le petit silk & mohair is the finest blend of 30% silk and 70% kid mohair from italy and we have 25 different shades that match the shades of our petit lambswool. a beautiful quality, presented in a way that feels like home.
the ball bands are handwritten by caroline.
technical info: 25g - 212 meters / 232 yards – light fingering weight.
we have developed the colors of le petit silk & mohair in accordance with the colors of le petit lambswool so we can knit with a strand of each quality ;
with a strand of le petit lambswool and le petit silk & mohair, astrid gets a gauge of 19 sts and 30 rows for 10x10 cm / 4x4” on needle size 4 mm /US6 /UK8 and
a gauge of 22 sts and 30 rows for 10x10 cm / 4x4” on needle size 3.5mm /US4 /UK9.5
the mohair comes from south africa and the suppliers respect international agreements on the well-treatment of the goats.