GIMA means "fake linen" in Japanese. It is made to feel like linen, but is this one is 100% silk. Softens after washing and handling. Great knitting yarn for bags, hats or jackets. Simple stitch is the best. Strong enough as warp yarn. Interesting weft yarn, too.
content: 100% silk
yardage: 105 yds.
weight: fingering / novelty
suggested epi for weaving: 8-10
suggested needle size for knitting: us no. 1-5