Examples from the Web for cordonnet
The cordonnet of Alençon is the only one which has horsehair for its foundation.Chats on Old Lace and Needlework|Emily Leigh Lowes
Take two silk threads of the kind sold as "Cordonnet" silk, each thread of a different colour.Practical Bookbinding|Paul Adam
There were also other differences, both the "cordonnet" and the "rseau" being unlike those of Alenon.
Is usually worked with horsehair on the edges to give firmness to the cordonnet.Textiles|William H. Dooley
The pattern is outlined with a cordonnet of a flat, untwisted silk strand.