Old 07-30-2022, 05:50 PM
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mkc
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Originally Posted by cashs_mom View Post
I tried rayon embroidery thread once. It looked great but didn't hold up to washing.
Rayon is a fairly weak thread. Brilliant shine, but it doesn't tolerate heat, abrasion, or other stresses. It's produced by breaking down cellulose fibers then re-joining them. We actually made it in high school organic chemistry class.
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