Monday, 15 May 2017 by PandaSilk
Each fabric is different, so is silk. To measure the quality of silk fabric when shopping for silk products, we must keep in mind the 3 key points: Weave, Momme Weight & Thread Count. 1. Type of Weave Our silk fabric for bedding products is Charmeuse weave which is one side dull and one shiny.
We use thread count to measure the quality of cotton bedding, the higher the better. But when it comes to silk, Thread count becomes unimportant. We use “Momme weight“instead, usually referred as “mm” or “MM”. One momme = 4.340 grams per square meter; The typical momme weight range for a common silk types are: Charmeuse