HNW - waxing

Sue Clemenger mooncat at
Tue May 9 18:29:10 PDT 2000

Must be an entirely individual thing then, since my blackwork is just
about the only time I _don't_ wax threads.

BradshawAB at wrote:
> I always wax my threads when I do blackwork, it keeps it from fraying, and
> pulls through the fabric a lot easier, you dont get the frayed bits on the
> sides, and the wax washes out. I think it makes the piece easier to work
> with, and might even make the piece last longer, since it doesnt get as much
> wear when it is being worked.
> Beth
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