Pink Charmeuse Silk Fabric

You may have heard the term ‘Charmeuse Silk’, but do you actually know what it means? In this blog we’re going to cover the basics, namely what it is and the advantages and disadvantages of it. What Is Charmeuse Silk?  Unlike Mulberry, Charmeuse silk actually refers to the threads that have been created by the… Read More


Abstract background of white wavy silk or satin. 3d rendering image. Image isolated on white background.

Are you wondering how to tell the difference between artificial and real silk? Or are you just wondering what it is? Make sure you stick around and keep reading below for more details. Artificial silk refers to materials such as rayon, that have both natural and man-made fibers within them. Copying real and much pricier… Read More


Black snake and apple on top of a black silk sheet

There are so many myths that surround the beloved material that we all know and love, silk. Today we are going to go through some of the crazy ideas that are floating around about silk and completely write them off. This should be fun, so grab some snacks and enjoy the read!  Silk is Weak… Read More


Abstract background of red wavy silk or satin.

Welcome to a new year and the start of a new decade. Can you believe it’s 2020… we sure can’t. Here at Jasmine Silk, we thought what better way to start the year than to look back through the wonderful history of our favourite material, silk. Before we dive right in, have you ever asked… Read More


closeup of white silk fabric

With the growing popularity of luxury silk products, we often get asked about the difference between silk and satin. While the two are very similar both visually and have their significant beauty benefits, there are some very subtle discrepancies between the two. Knowing these differences can be vital in order to make an informed decision… Read More


alarm clock on pillows

Silk sleeping caps were somewhat of a trend last year, with women all over the world preaching their benefits over social media. Given how effortless they make hair maintenance, it is unsurprising that the advantages of silk caps swept the internet and are changing the sleep game. While the initial hype may have now calmed… Read More


duck egg silk bedding on bed

Acne is a common skin condition which affects many people at some point in their lives. If you’ve suffered before, you’ll know the struggle of trying out product after product to treat your spots, but there is likely one thing which you’ve overlooked. The one thing that touches the skin on your face every night;… Read More


Girl stood in front of a pink background looking at her curly hair

It’s a beauty question that has been asked countless times. Are silk pillowcases good for curly hair? It’s an important question too, since taking care of curly hair can sometimes feel like a full-time job and with silk being more expensive than cotton. Also, first appearances tell us that silk pillowcases are a luxurious indulgence,… Read More


If you’ve been searching online for silk, you may have come across the term silk momme. Well, if you’re wondering what it means, the silk experts at Jasmine Silk are here to break it down for you.   In basic terms, momme (mm) is a unit used to measure the quality of silk. One silk… Read More


Silver silk

Silk is one of the most sought-after fabrics in the world. With a strong reputation for luxury, silk has many benefits that make it the perfect material for a range of uses. From traditional uses to the lesser known ones, silk is used in many countries for purposes that go beyond aesthetic and comfort.  … Read More