What are the different types of silk fabric? 1. Mulberry silk comes from the silkworm which feeds on the leaves of mulberry plant and are completely domesticated and reared indoors. In general, mulberry silk contributes as much as 90 per cent of world production. 2. Tasar silk comes from tasar silkworms which belong to the
Before purchasing silk sheets, you had better know some basic types. Wild silk and cultivated silk are the main two types of silk. Wild silk comes from wild silkworms. Wild silk is not as durable or as strong as cultivated, for its filament threads are not long continuous threads like those from cultivated silk. However,