HNW - Sources for Jap Gold SNSpies at
Wed Sep 9 09:59:01 PDT 1998

<< Jap thread is thread wrapped with gold or imitation gold (plastic
 foil). It is thick and can only be couched.  >>

This Kreinik Japan (not Jap) thread is also excellent for brocaded tablet
weaving as it very closely approximates the "spun" threads used throughout the
Middle Ages.  It comes in "spun-gold", "spun-silver", and "spun-copper".

Nancy (Ingvild)
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