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Plate is a flat metal strip which is couched down. Broad plate is smooth and shiny and whipped plate has a wire wrapped around the smooth plate at an angle giving it a serrated appearance.

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 three different types of plates:


  • No. 11 Broad Plate is approximately 1 mm across the width of the thread.
  • No. 6 Broad Plate is approximately 1.5 mm across the width of the thread.
  • Whipped Broad Plate is approximately 1.5 mm across the width of the thread.

Plate is a flat metal strip which is couched down. The plate can be cut sheer to the edge of the section worked or the end can be folded in and the stitch hidden in the fold.

Broad plate is smooth and shiny and whipped plate has a wire wrapped around the smooth plate at an angle giving it a serrated appearance.

The plate is copper based with a gold, silver or copper plating and will tarnish over time.

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.

 

 

Weight 0.01 kg
Dimensions 29 × 25 × 0.01 cm
Yard(s) of

Gold 2% WM No. 11 Broad Plate, Gold 2% WM No. 6 Broad Plate, Gold 2% WM Whipped Plate, Gilt No. 11 Broad Plate, Gilt No. 6 Broad Plate, Gilt Whipped Plate, Silver No. 11 Broad Plate, Silver No. 6 Broad Plate, Silver Whipped Plate, Copper No. 11 Broad Plate, Copper No. 6 Broad Plate, Copper Whipped Plate

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