The ultimate in luxury knitting. The shine, color and luxurious feel will make your knitting project a dream. This is the best quality silk we have found and it has the perfect twist and plies giving it durability and ultimate softness to make the ultimate knitting experience. This silk absorbs dye vividly and evenly giving you vibrant color that really enhances the natural gorgeous shine of high quality silk. 1000 yards per skein gives you plenty of yardage for a standard size lace shawl.