Originally Posted by knotty panda
The kind of thread I use is filament silk, I have dyed as well as undyed. I agree in that the dyed silk thread does behave differently than a silk thread that is untreated, and just a bit more finaky to work with.
All of my thread comes from my suppliers and none of which is labeled, so as far as size I'm not sure, I just know what works and doesn't work with my strands. I have many different spools here with different thicknesses, but none are labeled. Sorry I can't be more helpful!