Examples from the Web for silken
One is the “silken cord” solution favored by Ottoman sultans.
His silken yellow hair fell in heavy curls on a pair of the broadest shoulders in the dale.Erling the Bold|R.M. Ballantyne
Tossing the rosebuds on the bench, she began to draw into smoothness the silken loop that defaced the tie.Flood Tide|Sara Ware Bassett
And the rustle of silken skirts heralded the departure of the ladies away from the hedge and beyond Paul's hearing.One Day|Anonymous