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Cords – Grecian Twist

Cords – Grecian Twist

$5.66$11.33 USD

Grecian Twists are a two toned twisted cord. The twists alternate between a shiny, serrated surface and a smooth, matt surface. The Very Fine Grecian Twist also comes as a one toned cord with a smooth, matt surface.

Grecian Twists make a great outlining thread.

Visit the Metal Thread Information page of my website for further information and pictures on how the thread can be used on an embroidery and FAQ about metal threads.

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I carry four sizes of Grecian twists:


  • Very fine Grecian twist (baby) is the finest of the Grecian twists and is approximately 1 mm across the width of the thread. I carry a two toned and individual tone in the thread.
  • Fine Grecian Twist is approximately 1.2 mm across the width of the thread.
  • Medium Grecian Twist is approximately 1.8 mm across the width of the thread.
  • Large Grecian Twist is the largest of the Grecian twists and is approximately 2 mm across the width of the thread.

Grecian Twists are a two toned twisted cord. The twists alternate between a shiny, serrated surface and a smooth, matt surface.

The Very Fine Grecian Twist also comes as a one toned cord with a smooth, matt surface.

Grecian Twists make a great outlining thread.

The four strands that make up the Grecian Twist are comprised of a fine wire wrapped around a fibre core. The wire is copper based with a gold plating and will tarnish over time.

Grecian Twist is couched down by sewing the stitch at the same angle as the twist of the cord with the stitch hidden in the middle of the cord so it is invisible.

Visit the Metal Thread Information page of my website for further information and pictures on how the thread can be used on an embroidery and FAQ about metal threads.

 

 

Weight0.008 kg
Dimensions29 × 25 × 0.1 cm
Length of

Yard(s) of Gilt Very Fine (Baby) Grecian Twist One Toned, Yard(s) of Gilt Very Fine (Baby) Grecian Twist Two Toned, Yard(s) of Gilt Fine Grecian Twist Two Toned, Yard(s) of Gilt Medium Grecian Twist Two Toned, Yard(s) of Gilt Large Grecian Twist Two Toned, Yard(s) of Silver Medium Grecian Twist Two Toned

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