C-Lon® is a thin UV resistant nylon polymer beading thread Similar to Nymo but much stronger & available a range of colours to compliment the rainbow of Miyuki seed beads.. It has the feel of silk and has the drape and ease of Nymo, but with durability like Power Pro or other monofilament products. It has almost no stretch and can be used for many different purposes including loom warping and weaving, Peyote stitch, netting, or any other multi-pass bead stitches, and all bead work with all sizes of seed beads. Manufactured in the USA by Caravan Beads since 2002. Many people like to pre-wax their thread using beeswax. Using a wax on your thread can make it even more sturdy and long-lasting, as well as more easy to work with (especially for beginners).
C-Lon® Size D (similar to Nymo D) & Size AA (Similar to Nymo B)
Use for on and off-loom bead weaving with size 10-11 seed beads or Delicas, mini micro-macrame, bead stitching and embroidery, etc. Its breaking strength is approximately 7 lbs.
80yd per spool (73m)