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Largest piece of Golden Spider Silk Cloth made from 2.3 million golden orb spiders who made silk and then were released back to the wild.

The Largest Piece of Golden Spider Silk Cloth In The World

Golden Spider Silk hand-woven brocaded textile © Simon Peers and Nicholas Godley source:Victoria & Albert Museum

Can you make slime that acts like a spiderweb? With this fun slime experiment, you can! Just two ingredients creates sticky spider silk for hours of fun!

Spooky Halloween Spider Slime Experiment: Messy Halloween Fun!

Can you make slime that acts like a spiderweb? With this fun slime experiment, you can! Just two ingredients creates sticky spider silk for hours of fun!

Madagascar Matters, the blog of Money for Madagascar, UK charity no. 1001420: January 2012

Silk made from spider webs.The silk thread comes from female Golden Orb spiders collected in the highlands of Madagascar. Eighty people collected, harnessed and released wild spiders every day for seven years to produce enough silk.

RARE Spider Silk on Exibition at AMNH ( American Museum of Natural History) in Grand Gallery

Art Historian Creates World’s Largest Shawl Made From Golden Spider Silk Photo by R. Mickens/American Museum of Natural History Along came a spider—well, 1 million spiders, to be exact. Using silk extracted from more than a million golden orb spiders!

Hybrid Silkworms Spin Stronger Spider Silk: Silk made with spider silk sequences

Hybrid silkworms spin stronger spider silk

Hybrid Silkworms Spin Stronger Spider Silk: Silk made with spider silk sequences

To make this golden coat, The North Face teamed up with Spiber, a Japanese company making synthetic spider silk.

The North Face’s ‘Moon Parka’ Is Spun From Faux Spider Silk

To make this golden coat, The North Face teamed up with Spiber, a Japanese company making synthetic spider silk.

Cape made from spiders' silk.  Fascinating video at http://www.vam.ac.uk/channel/happenings/exhibitions_and_galleries/golden_spider_silk_cape/

Detail of embroidered cape made of spider silk, made by Simon Peers and Nicholas Godley, Made from the silk of more than one million female golden orb-weaver spiders collected in the highlands of Madagascar.

How Spider Silk Could Help Enhance Hearing Aids

How Spider Silk Could Help Enhance Hearing Aids

Simon Peers and Nicholas Godley, a textile artist and a designer-entrepreneur respectively, have created a shimmering golden cape from spider silk, a fabric not woven in more than a century. The silk was extracted in Godley's workshops and woven by Peers' team of handloom weavers in Madagascar. This is the natural color of the silk.

Spider silk cape goes on show at V&A

Spider silk cape goes on show at V&A Artist Simon Peers and designer Nicholas Godley created cape with silk from a million Madagascar Golden Orb spiders

Stella McCartney and Bolt Threads are Making Synthetic Spider Silk Garments

Vegan Silk Dresses

Stella McCartney and Bolt Threads are Making Synthetic Spider Silk Garments

Spider silk cape - Spider silk - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

A cape made from Madagascar Golden Orb spider silk, at London's Victoria and Albert Museum, June

World's Largest Garment, a glistening yellow cape, made from a Golden Spider's silk. The un-dyed, untreated garment is the world’s largest piece of clothing made entirely from the durable natural material. Now on public display at the Victoria & Albert Museum in London, the textile accredits its unearthly glow to the lady golden orb spider.

World’s Largest Garment Made From Golden Spider Silk Now on Display

Golden Spider Silk by Victoria and Albert Museum. Millions of spiders, thousands of hours and two golden garments – these are the essential components of the V display, ‘Golden Spider Silk’. Simon Peers and Nicholas Godley discuss.

The North Face's Moon Parka Is Made With Synthetic Spider Silk | Highsnobiety

The North Face's Moon Parka Is Made With Synthetic Spider Silk

The North Face's Moon Parka Is Made With Synthetic Spider Silk | Highsnobiety

Spider silk spun into violin strings By Jason Palmer

Spider silk violin strings made

Spider silk spun into violin strings By Jason Palmer

You must have heard that spider silk is stronger than steel. We all want to believe that there are wonder materials in nature that are far superior to human-made ones. But the problem with statements that…

You must have heard that spider silk is stronger than steel. We all want to believe that there are wonder materials in nature that are far superior to human-made ones. But the problem with statements that…

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