Le Cocon — silk

SILK

SILK




Silk is prized all around the world. From fashion to home decor projects, silk can be extremely soft and sensuous, conveying luxure, or it can be beautifully textured and slubby giving a raw natural feel. Either way it is very precious and seductive.

Silk is a natural protein fibre of animal origin, secreted by the Bombyx Mori moth larva to build its cocoon.

The silkworms are caterpillars that feed exclusively on Mulberry tree leaves.

Full of appetite, the silkworms will feed from the tree. In four weeks, they reach 3 to 4...


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