Leizu was a legendary Chinese empress and wife of the Yellow Emperor. According to tradition, she discovered silk, sericulture, and invented the silk loom, in the 27th century BC. Leizu DK is a decadent blend of superwash merino and silk, fit for royalty!
|Fiber Type||90% Superwash Merino, 10% Silk|
|Yarn Weight||DK (5.5 sts/in)|
|Gauge||20–24 sts = 4"|
|Needle Size||US 6 [4mm]|
Washing instructions: This yarn is machine washable in cold water on a delicate cycle.
Even so, we recommend handwashing in cool water to preserve the beauty of the yarn. Lay flat to dry.