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    Default Red twill cotton tape

    I'm looking for a source for red twill cotton tape-any suggestions?
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    Try Wooded Hamlet...they have a webpage you can easily find.

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    I think the Paper Lady has some as well.
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    I use twilltape.com
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    Default Twill Tape

    Quote Originally Posted by fallstoomuch View Post
    I'm looking for a source for red twill cotton tape-any suggestions?
    I agree, twilltape.com

    http://www.twilltape.com/servlet/the...ors/Categories

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    I'm very familiar with wooded hamlet and needle and thread...didn't see 1/2 in red cotton twill tape...same with twilltape.com...might have to use wool
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    Wm. Booth Draper has 1/2" red worsted wool tape.

    http://www.wmboothdraper.com/store/i...roducts_id=226
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    I've found it on Ebay before.
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    I believe I have the better part of a whole roll of the stuff, purchased in error. If I recall, it is 1" but I will look tonight.
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    Correction, the red cotton twill tape I have is 1 1/2" wide, probably over 20 yards in the roll. Got it from Wooded Hamlet, Interested?
    Harley
    5th Minnesota Regt. Vol. Infy.,Co. C
    1st South Carolina Volunteers, Co. H
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