FINE French Wire, .70mm Silver, Gold, Brass, Copper, Black, Goldwork Embroidery Zardozi, Gimp, Bullion, Purl, protect thread


Shipping to United States: $4.50


Size FINE French Wire, .70 mm OD, in 8 colors, compatible with thread sizes #30 and #40 when used doubled with a thin needle. Now available in LIGHT and DARK GOLD, SILVER and ANTIQUE SILVER, COPPER, ANTIQUE COPPER, BRASS and BLACK. Yes, DARK GOLD and BRASS are very similar!

Protect your thread and finish your knotted pearl necklaces and other jewelry in the classic style with French Wire, also called Gimp, Bullion or Purl. This coiled wire can be used for Goldwork Embroidery and other creative applications.

SIZE: Fine, .70 mm (OD) outer diameter, inner diameter (ID) .55 mm approximate, works with size #40 and #30 Serafil thread

LENGTH: 36 inches minimum, you will receive in multiple pieces

FINISH: Metallic color plated over coiled copper wire (similar to a slinky toy)


Shipped in a reusable plastic gem jar.

Thread and supplies sold by Patricia Saab Designs are not associated in any way with Beaders Secret of Melbourne, Australia.

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Shipping from United States

Processing time

1-3 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 3 - 5 business days
  • Europe : 15 - 25 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns and cancellations

Just contact me within: 7 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 14 days of delivery

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  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
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  • Reviews

    Exactly as described. Thank you.

    Beautiful french wire and perfect little container - thank you!

    Working with Pattye was a pleasure. Thank you

    I use this French wire for all my necklaces, whether I’m making a pearl necklace or beaded necklace. Highly recommend. I have several different colors. I love it.

    Perfect! Easy to use with .045 mm silk (no. 2) and smaller. Received items 4 days after I purchased. Fasted shipping on Etsy. Thank you!

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