This listing is for one, 100 meter skein of Daruma #20/8 kogin thread that was hand-dyed with botanical indigo. There are 3 hues available. Please choose the color of the skein you wish to purchase using the pull-down menu.
This thread is 100% cotton and made in Japan especially for kogin but can also be used for embroidery, mending, knitting, crocheting, knotting, decorating and boro.
This thread is size #20/8 (20 denier, 8 ply) 22 grams
This is the same thread that is on the Daruma 20m cards. These threads can be seen here:
There are three hues of thread available. Each skein is hand dyed and colors may vary slightly from batch to batch.
Please note that the skeins will have some variability in the color throughout the skein with the lightest colors having the most variability.
Botanical indigo is known for "crocking" or transferring color to lighter colored items. To prevent this from happening all thread was washed in Synthrapol detergent, in hot water, and then rinsed in vinegar-water mixture until no color bled out of the thread. Please be aware that these treatments only reduce the amount of color transfer and if the yarn is washed with lighter colored items (or rubbed against lighter colored items) it may transfer some blue color.
Please note that if you order a large number of thread or small items the shipping weight may be overestimated. Be assured that I always refund shipping cost overages of $1.00 or more. You may also wish to contact me so that I can set up a special order for you. This order will have the accurate shipping cost. I do not charge handling or packaging fees.
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