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Brand: Au Ver A Soie
This silk is loosely plied and can be split easily. Soie d'Alger is made of the best quality spun silk (called strusas) which gives it an unrivaled regularity, and lustrous softness. It also resists abrasion very well. It is considered as a reference thread in all needlework activities.
Hand applications: Carpets, tapestries and embroideries restoration and creation, Cross stitch, counted thread, needlepoint, embroidery, blackwork, ribbon embroidery, stumpwork, Smocking, quilting and crewel
Machine applications : Weaving, Knitting, Embroidery, Large topstitching (on fabrics)
Remember that all monitors are different, so thread colors may be slightly different in person.
7464 Arapahoe Ave Unit A5
Boulder, CO 80303