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Little Nan Posts: 233

Hello everyone !
Can anyone tell me where I would get the waxed thread from in the Uk , also what it's called please . It's used for inserting the eyes, my fingers are getting cut to bits with what I'm using now !
Thanks in advance  bear_wub
Nan x

jenny Three O'clock Bears
warwickshire uk
Posts: 4,413

Marlow whipping twine no 2 ...Bear Basics sell it now...along with Marine Supplies and Yachting rope suppliers.
It on eBay too.

Little Nan Posts: 233

Thanks Jenny

BeauT Bears BeauT Bears
Posts: 190

And if that's not available in the area where you live a double thread of waxed dental floss does the job fine too  bear_grin , always available at your drugstore / pharmacy round the corner.

Little Nan Posts: 233

Thanks Marianne I've read that many use dental floss and wondered how it would work , would be a good standby if you ran out of your normal stuff !   bear_thumb

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