Linsey-woolsey WAS TOTAL SUBJECT CHANGE
- --- In Authentic_SCA@yahoogroups.com, "kelyn_of_broceliande"
> I THINK linsey-woolsy is linen one way and wool the other, but IAccording to the Hamilton Dry Goods page (and I trust them to know)
> can't recall where I read that and I may be confusing it with
> something else.
" What is Linsey-Woolsey? Our Linsey-Woolsey is a reproduction of an
original 200-year old fabric and it has flax-linen threads in one
direction and wool threads in the other direction."
So the linen isn't spun *with* the wool, to make that yarn stronger.