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Thread – Black Silk Soie D’Alger

Thread – Black Silk Soie D’Alger

$4.50 USD

Au ver A Soie is the manufacturer of fine silk thread and yarns in France since 1820. Soie d’alger is a seven ply stranded silk, each strand is twisted. The silk comes in a 5 meter pull skein which means you can pull the thread out without removing the label.

Thickness Rating for Blackwork: Medium

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Au ver A Soie is the manufacturer of fine silk thread and yarns in France since 1820. Soie d’alger is a seven ply stranded silk, each strand is twisted. The silk comes in a 5 meter pull skein which means you can pull the thread out without removing the label.

Thickness Rating for Blackwork: Medium

 

 

Weight0.01 kg
Dimensions29 × 25 × 0.1 cm
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