Fil au Chinois Gloving Thread 150m spool in White
A strong, stiff, waxed cotton thread which is very pleasant to use for English paper piecing.
As the name states, gloving thread was used in the past for sewing and repairing gloves. Uses have changed, but the name remains the same.
Nowadays, gloving thread is used for patchwork and appliqué hand stitching.
It is a waxed cotton, n°120, both fine and solid.
Colour: White n°100.
Length on spool: 150m - 100% cotton.
Diametre of this thread: 0.22mm.
Presented on ivory coloured plastic spool.
Size of spool: diametre 2.5cm – length 4.8cm.