How Is Silk Made Into Cloth
How is silk cloth produced? How silk cloth is made? How is silk made for clothes?
Cultivate silkworms with mulberry leaves. Once the worms complete their cocoons, put these cocoons in boiling water to extract individual long fibers. Spin silk yarns by hands on wooden or plastic tubes to be prepared for warp or weft. You can reel two or more weft yarns together by hands to make heavier silk. After preparing the wrap and wet, you can set the loom and then weave them into cloth. Weaving silk by hand loom is a rather time consuming and require special skill, but it gives it a lustrous sheen and slightly uneven texture that distinguishes it from the sleek machine-woven fabric