Like Silk, Milk and Soy are protein Fibers. Unlike silk, they are man-made. Natural coloured Soy Top is a shiny golden fibre:
It is also available as Soy staple fibre, short crimped pieces of fibre:
It can be dyed with acid dyes just like silk:
Milk protein is a light shiny fibre:
It too can be dyed with acid dyes:
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Great photos of these fibers! May I use some of the images in a fabric study assignment?
Yeah, sure. Just credit the website 🙂
Dear i want to buy some fibres for my yarn manufacturing so whom should i contact.
I buy all of mine from World of Wool, if you want to buy large quantities wholesale, that part is called Europa Wools 🙂
Europa wools where can i find it please give me contact no or email id of the person selling these in large quantites.
Address: Unit 8/Old Railway Goods Yard/Scar La, Huddersfield HD3 4PE
Phone: 01484 846878
can i wet felt with viscose alone or do i use it as i would silk.??