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
100+ colors currently available
Please note, this product is excluded from any discounts or promotions
If there is a color you are interested in that is not listed or if you would like additional quantities than what we stock, please reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can order it for you.
Au Ver à Soie ® Soie Perlee 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