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Silk Noil Weaving Yarn ~ Sunshine

$ 27.00 USD

A warm, glowing yellow.  

This silk noil weaving yarn is imported directly from a small, family-run mill in Florence, Italy. This textured yarn is perfect for scarves, shawls, or other projects where you want a soft yarn with beautiful drape.

7 oz cones | 525 yards

Suitable for warp and weft. Recommended sett of 10-15 epi. 

Customer Reviews

Based on 19 reviews
Beautiful drape and so soft

I’ve only been weaving for a year (RH) but I have fallen in love with all of Gist’s yarn! It it predominantly what I use. I just make up patterns based on what yarn I have, and I recently used this silk for the first time. It is fantastic! It was so easy it weave with and it turned out so very soft! I used it in both warp and weft. I need this in more colors!

Stronger warp than expected.

I had read (elsewhere) that silk noil was not a good warp. I bought one of the GIST kits with this yarn to use on my Kircher German RHL. Despite the small holes in the Kircher reed, considering abrasion from it, I was amazed that I had no breakage! Understand that this is not ultra soft/ silky even after wet finishing, but made nice manly scarf for my brother.


I haven’t yet used this yarn but I can’t wait to do so. I plan to use it with my handspun to weave scarves. It’s got a nice shimmer to it and will be a perfect accompaniment to a squishy wool yarn.

Beautiful drape

Very easy to work with and I love the drape. I’ve used it in scarves, shawls, and now I’m combining it with Duet yarn to make a pillow cover.

Very happy

Wonderful yarn to work with. Great color, nice feel and drape.