Au Ver A Soie
Au Ver A Soie: Alger silk, 7 strands, in a palette of 605 colours for embroidery and tapestry, 45 metre skeins or special order 100 gram hanks (About 390 metres). This silk can be split easily.
It is made of the best quality spun silk. This thread does not snarl in the needle and has a good tensile strength. It also resists very well to abrasion.
This thread is wonderful stitched on tapestries and embroideries restoration and creation, Cross stitch, counted thread, needlepoint, embroidery, Hardanger, lace making, blackwork, ribbon embroidery, stumpwork, Smocking, crewel and miniatures.