Moulinee Yarn

MOULIN, MOULINEE YARN
A French term for doubled yarns, made of variously coloured singles. It is a grandrelle crepe worsted yarn in which there are usually two singles of contrasting colours. When woven they produce spot effects in the fabric. The yarn used is of a good quality tops and the counts of the singles are the same. An example is made of two single 50's with 32 turns per inch to give a 2/48's moulin yarn.

Dictionary of the English textile terms. 2014.

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