Silk, The Traditional Pearl & Bead Stinging Thread
For centuries, silk has been the traditional beading material. Especially in pearl necklace manufacturing. Silk has a natural beauty that compliments both the gemstones and the wearer. Also it is perfect for the knotting technique traditionally used by pearl stringers.
Pure natural silk feels incredibly soft and smooth. Also Silk threads have good tensile strength and little stretch. Making Silk the the ideal choice for many bead necklaces.
Natural silk drape
Necklaces made with natural silk drape naturally along the contours of the body and always project a look of elegance and beauty.
So we stock the full range of Griffin silks specifically manufactured for use by jewellers.
GRIFFIN 100% Natural Silk
GRIFFIN 100% Natural Silk only ever originates from the high-quality centre (filament silk) of the silk cocoon thread. Griffin silk is twisted three times during manufacture. So only this sleek thread has the characteristic lustre and the irresistible natural beauty of pure natural silk.
The Griffin Carded Natural Silk Bead Cord is only made from „the best of the best“ 100% natural silk. Trusted by professional jewellers since 1866.
GRIFFIN 100% Natural Silk Bead Cord is available in our store in 21 natural colours and 13 different thread sizes. Each colour is available in 13 different thread sizes.
Each Card of Griffin silk contains two metres (approx. 79 inch) of 100% natural thread with a stainless steel needle attached. Pure natural silk and precious pearls or beads combine in perfect harmony.
GRIFFIN 100% Natural Silk Bead Cord in white is available to order online today.