French metal net (tricotine ), is unequaled for authentic golden shimmer in your creations. This was used in the 19th century through the 20's for elegant ribbon flower decorations, fancy candy boxes and Christmas decorations. It can be layered over ribbon and millinery buds, and wrapped with the petals of flowers for subtle and arresting sparkle. Ticotine is sold by the half yard (18 by 20 inches). Enough for decorating many embellishments. Excellent unused condition.