Take two or three threads from a strand of filoselle in your needle at once, and do not take too long a needleful.
filoselle is well adapted to couching, and may be laid double (24 threads).
Couched cord or filoselle is useful in covering the raw edge of the onlay, not so much masking the joints as making them sightly.
To be worked in outline and solid embroidery, in silk or filoselle, on satin de chine.
Purse silk is often used for the latter; it is more brilliant than floss silk or filoselle.
From a reticule on the table she drew forth a small black satin apron on which was embroidered in filoselle a spray of moss-roses.
Materials: French cambric, fine China black sewing-silk, or filoselle.
These stitches carefully follow every line of the design, and are worked in black China sewing-silk or filoselle.
Material: Coloured ingrain marking cotton, or black sewing silk, or filoselle.