The Stitch Safari Podcast

Cloth of Gold: Sea Silk

August 26, 2020 Cathy Jack Coupland
The Stitch Safari Podcast
Cloth of Gold: Sea Silk
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The Stitch Safari Podcast
Cloth of Gold: Sea Silk
Aug 26, 2020
Cathy Jack Coupland

Believed to bring good luck, the rare byssus cloth is extremely light and warm and is made from fibres harvested from giant molluscs.  One of its remarkable properties is the way it shines when exposed to sunlight - it glows with an unbelievable richness.  

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Believed to bring good luck, the rare byssus cloth is extremely light and warm and is made from fibres harvested from giant molluscs.  One of its remarkable properties is the way it shines when exposed to sunlight - it glows with an unbelievable richness.