Nuno Felting : Silk Fiber: Silk Sliver ~ Silk Roving
Mulberry Silk Fiber ~ Silk Sliver ~ Silk Roving
We carry a full line of nuno felting supplies for all your nuno felting projects. Silk fiber is a great embellishment. This mulberry silk sliver is lustrous silk fiber. These silk fibers are called Silk Sliver or Silk Roving. This mulberry silk fiber is sometimes called Bombyx Silk Sliver or Bombyx Silk Roving, after the silkworm, or Mulberry Silk Sliver or Mulberry Silk Roving, after the leaves the silkworms feed on.
9 Vibrant Colors ~ 100% Mulberry Silk Fiber
In the nuno felting process these dyed silk fibers will bleed some color. The 2nd product images show flowers created with these dyed silk fibers and nuno felted into White Silk-Infused Merino Wool Prefelt and a White Habotai Scarf.
This silk fiber is perfect for embellishing nuno felting projects. Remember silk fiber does not felt to silk fabric, you always need wool roving or prefelt. The wool fibers from the roving or prefelt will secure the mulberry silk roving in the felting process. You'll enjoy embellishing your nuno felting with mulberry silk roving.
"As the agitation of a grain of sand in an oyster creates a pearl,
so too the agitation of wool fibers into silk fabric creates nuno felt,
a beautifully textured thin lightweight drapable fabric."
"Imagine what you can create, create what you can imagine."