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Silk Lap Portions
$0.35 ($0.32) / gram

Silk laps are produced whilst carding the silk fibres to produce silk tops for spinning into yarn. They have a similar staple length to the tops but with much more texture.

The laps come in layered 'blankets' that have been cut to a workable size. Each layer can be separated into fine gossamer layers.

Each lap is approximately 1.5 metres wide and with the fibres running across the width of the lap. We cut each lap into portions approximately 40cm wide. They are very strong and able to be stretched out easily and of course you can lift the many layers off.

They are ideal for stretching over our flimsies (prefelts) or over our wool tops for wet felting, or for spinning, needlefelting, silk paper making, or in mixed media. You can also use silk laps for dresses, wraps, scarves or to enhance any project.

Hand dyed in Australia by Tatyana Andrew in colours exclusive to us.

 


Barrier Reef
available piece weights and prices are:
137g, $47.95
114g, $39.90
104g, $36.40

 

 


Barrier Reef
available piece weights and prices are:
137g, $47.95
114g, $39.90
104g, $36.40

 

 


Brianna
available piece weights and prices are:
123g, $45.50
121g, $42.35
132g, $46.20

 


Brianna
available piece weights and prices are:
123g, $45.50
121g, $42.35
132g, $46.20

 

 


Indian Summer
available piece weights and prices are:
150g, $52.50
119g, $41.65
99g, $34.65

 

 


Indian Summer
available piece weights and prices are:
150g, $52.50
119g, $41.65
99g, $34.65

 

 


Warrandyte
available piece weights and prices are:
111g, $38.85
111g, $38.85
102g, $35.70

 

 


Warrandyte
available piece weights and prices are:
111g, $38.85
111g, $38.85
102g, $35.70

 

 


Walnut
available piece weights and prices are:
113g, $39.55
112g, $39.20
159g, $55.65

 


Walnut
available piece weights and prices are:
113g, $39.55
112g, $39.20
159g, $55.65

 


Stonehaven
available piece weights and prices are:
121g, $42.35
106g, $37.10
112g, $39.20

 


Stonehaven
available piece weights and prices are:
121g, $42.35
106g, $37.10
112g, $39.20

 


Carnivale
available piece weights and prices are:
175g, $61.25
116g, $40.60
131g, $45.85

 

 


Carnivale
available piece weights and prices are:
175g, $61.25
116g, $40.60
131g, $45.85

 

 


Kimberley Dreaming
available piece weights and prices are:
130g, $45.50
124g, $43.40
159g, $55.65

 


Kimberley Dreaming
available piece weights and prices are:
130g, $45.50
124g, $43.40
159g, $55.65

 


Wintergreen
available piece weights and prices are:
147g, $51.45

 

 


Wintergreen
available piece weights and prices are:
147g, $51.45

 

 


Indian Splendour
available piece weights and prices are:
116g, $40.60

 


Indian Splendour
available piece weights and prices are:
116g, $40.60

 

 


Arabian Nights
available piece weights and prices are:
158g, $55.30
114g, $39.90
100g, $35.00

 

 


Ironbark
available piece weights and prices are:
145g, $50.75
123g, $43.05
142g, $49.70

 

 


Kiss Me
available piece weights and prices are:
123g, $43.05
153g, $53.55
125g, $43.75

 


Emerald
available piece weights and prices are:
95g, $33.25
138g, $48.30
172g, $60.20

 


Cottage Garden
available piece weights and prices are:
128g, $44.80

 

 

Customer comment:

Hi,

Just want to let you know that the package arrived here safe and sound yesterday and OMG - the laps are gorgeous!! Not to mention so soft that I grown woman want to make a cuddle toy LOL.
Thank you so much for sending such a wonderful product.

Ylva Rubensson
Sweden.

 

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