From silk worms to silk

By: Sarah Fischer

Introduction

Do you know how silk is made? Well I am going to tell you. Where silk comes from. How silk is made and fun facts about silk.

Where Does silk come from?

Silk comes from silk worms. Silk worms come from cocoons from mulberry trees. Silk comes from china.

How is silk made?

First machines unravel the cocoons of silk. They sit in boiling water well they unravel them. They come out of the end of the machine then there shipped to clothing stores.

Fun Facts

Silk worms eat bushels of mulberry leaves each day. Silk worms have a short life. you can use silk for blankets,pillows, shoes,clothes, and pajamas. Silk worms are not actually worms they are caterpillars. Did you now that silk can also be in hair products such as hair spray,or shampoo

Conclusion

Now you know where silk comes from. How silk is made and fun facts about silk. So next time your wearing silk or seeing silk you will know where silk comes from. How silk is made and fun facts about silk. I hope you liked my writing.
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