Women's Double Knit Silk Leggings
Match with a top from our double knit silk clothing range for an extra warmth double knit silk thermal experience.
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Double knit Silk Leggings - Feels like a ‘second skin’ - with perfect freedom of movement beneath your outer clothing
Match with a top from our double knit silk clothing range. Made from pure and natural, double knit, stretch silk for a comfortable, easy fit.
- Elasticised waist.
- Adds the discreet, extra thermal layer without adding bulk even under fitting trousers.
- Can be worn beneath all manner of clothing – every day or recreational. Ideally suited for hiking and skiing.
- Silk Long Underwear makes wonderfully comfortable pyjamas - particularly useful for people who have limited use of their limbs, as the smooth silk does not restrict movement as it slides easily across bedding.
Pure silk has been treasured for thousands of years and not only because it’s beautiful. Soft, smooth and luxurious against your skin, silk is also a natural insulator providing thermal warmth in cooler temperatures, and releasing warmth to keep you cool when it’s hot. Silk is highly breathable and draws moisture away, releasing it into the air, to keep you dry and comfortable. It is well suited to sensitive skin.
New Zealand Nature clothing is made from ‘filament’ silk where the long, natural threads are directly unwound from the cocoon of the mulberry silkworm. It’s recognised as the highest quality silk. This versatile, knit fabric is incredibly strong and durable relative to its lighter weight and yields garments with a smooth sheen. It retains its shape and optimises silk’s inherent breathable properties.
These Double Knit Silk Leggings are made from premium quality, double knit, stretch silk. Super stretchy and highly breathable, it is supremely comfortable and feels soft and smooth against your skin. Double knit silk is durable and easy to care for. Even if it is damaged, due to the interlocking (double knit) weave, it will not ladder (run). It’s machine washable and quick drying.
Silk is a delicate fabric and can be damaged by washing with harsh detergents and/or on vigorous washing cycles.
For best care, wash separately to avoid pilling. Gentle machine wash inside garment bag, or hand wash. Use mild detergent. Do not bleach. Lay flat to dry, avoiding direct sunlight. Do not tumble dry. Can be dry cleaned.
Length of outer seam (including waistband):
Small - 98cm / 38.5 inches