6 STRAND thread is also known as stranded thread, floss & mouline. It is a hi-sheen 100% cotton thread that splits into 6 individual strands. This thread is used as a single, 2 strand or 3 strands simultaneously. It is seldom used as a single 6 strand thread. The final appearance of your work is flatter than that of the perle threads.
This thread covers quickly and can be used in needlepoint, countered threadwork, jacobbean, blackwork, needle weaving, long & short, needle painting, stumpwork, raised embroidery, dimensional embroidery, ribbon embroidery, cross stitch, drawn threadwork, pull threadwork, hardanger, redwork, smocking & appliqué.