Today's history lesson is about Kreinik's braids and blending filament.
Do you remember the first time you saw Kreinik's metallic threads? I do. It was around 1987-88 when I saw gold braid, probably size 8, in Boston at the WEIU needlepoint shop on Boylston Street. It was a revelation as the only needlepoint thread I'd seen up to that time was Appleton crewel wool and Paternayan wool.
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