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Floss - Stranded Floss

Six-Strand Cotton Floss

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Floss in cotton, rayon, silk, linen and hemp is perfect for needlepoint and can be combined to make new colors.It can be purchased in 6-strand or 4-strand versions, depending the the material and the manufacturer.

Stranded yarn can be used whole - using all strands in the needle, or the strands or plies can be separated and used in smaller groups, or combined with other colors to add subtle shading to a project.

Also Known As: Floss, embroidery floss, stranded cotton, silk floss
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