HNW - Blackwork thread counts
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Tue May 4 16:50:54 PDT 1999
>What I generally use in this kind of situation is waste canvas
>(usually 14 count) positioned along the grain of the fabric.
It amazes me that the waste canvas doesn't snag your threads and mess them
up. A friend of mine did a cuff that way, and it was ruined in the
Are you using very tightly twisted silk or something to avoid it?
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