Origin of sewing silk
Examples from the Web for sewing silk
The best medium of exchange seemed to be the little skeins of sewing-silk which I had been careful to bring.In Search of a Siberian Klondike|Homer B. Hulbert
For a moment, as if his thoughts were far elsewhere, he played with a morsel of sewing-silk which he had picked up from the floor.Earl Hubert's Daughter|Emily Sarah Holt
To keep Thread, Sewing-silk, &c.—In making up linen, thread is much preferable to cotton.Mrs. Hale's Receipts for the Million|Sarah Josepha Hale
Instead of sewing-silk, standards had best be worked with chenille, such as comes on purpose for embroidering.Miss Leslie's Lady's New Receipt-Book|Eliza Leslie
It was beautifully made and stitched, and still contained some skeins of sewing-silk and a few rusty needles.