Au Ver À Soie® Soie Gobelins, is a two ply filament twisted silk with a beautiful luster. Made in France by the Au Ver a Soie company, whose quality has remained steadfast since 1820.
Use for embroidery, counted thread, canvas work, fine hand sewing, needlelace, machine and long-arm quilting
Originally created to repair antique gobelins tapestries
Weight is similar to silks used for hand embroidery in the 18th century
Glides beautifully through linen and makes stunning quilting stitches when used on a long arm machine.
Can be used on linens up to 45 ct
Top and bottom of spool lift for securing thread in place.
50 meters of silk per spool
54 colors currently available
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Ensemble de Soie Thread Kit - Midnight Blue
Bring excitement to your needlework and create texture and variety using Ensemble de Soie thread kits. Includes 9 different silk and metallic threads coordinating to create depth and dimension in your work using the same color.
1 skein of Soie d’Alger - #1426
1 spool of Soie de Paris - #1426
1 spool of Soie 100/3 - #139
1 spool of Soie Ovale - #1426
1 spool of Soie Perlee - #510
1 spool of Filament Silk Gimp - #6235
1 spool of Accentuate Metallic Thread #036
1 spool of Trebizond Twisted Silk Thread - #624
1 spool of Bijoux Metallic Thread #437
Au Ver à Soie ® Soie Perlee Silk Thread Kit - Nightshade
Package comes with :
Au Ver À Soie ®, Soie Perlee set of 3 colors
Two Bohin Crewel Needle Size 9
Each spool has 16 Meters (17.5 yards) of silk thread
Au Ver À Soie ®, Soie Perlee Thread Applications
Soie Perlee is a twisted 3-ply filament silk
Soie Perlee expands to fill the area when used with light tension, unlike pearl cotton
Very durable for canvas work, compared to pearl cotton threads which lose their sheen quickly
Top and bottom of spool lifts up with ease in securing the thread
Can be used for cross stitch on linen
Makes for beautiful cording and tassels for needlework finishing
Can be doubled for 18 count canvas tent stitch
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