This thread is made from an elastane core wrapped with a cotton thread, a technique known as gimped thread. The natural fibres used in this thread enable it to be washed and ironed without losing elasticity. It can be used for machine or hand sewing.
Shirring elastic can be used in the lower bobbin of you machine to create shirring in your garment. Made in France
Length of thread: 20m.
Size of spool: height 5.5cm, diameter 2cm.
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