This is the classic 3 ply tapestry yarn made from 100% virgin wool. It is available in 418 colors with numbered dyelots. This is a longwearing wool, good for upholstery, rugs and anywhere else that gets a lot of use. Also good for small and fine projects. In a tent stitch, use 1 ply for 14-18 count canvas, 2 plies for 10-14 count, and all 3 plies for 8-10 count canvas.
Each strand of Paternayan is approximately 30" long.
For those familiar with the 8 yard knot, the equivalent is 10 strands. One half ounce will be 24 strands.
If you order more than 5 strands in a particular color, we will send you all product in the same dyelot. Due to complicated dyelot management, we may not always have all available product in the correct dyelot.
For more information on threads, including determining how much to order, click here.