Gently shaded to simulate a vintage or antique look to stitching. Colourfast, hand-dyed 6 strand embroidery floss with gentle shading. Sampler threads tend to have more variation in thread colour than the Simply Shaker threads
Mill Hill beads are some of the most popular beads worldwide. These tiny glass beads give projects ornamentation and flair. They are small, almost round in shape and 2.0mm (14/0 seed bead) in size. Each package contains 1.6 grams, or about 500 beads.
A heavy 3 ply thread with a looser twist, resulting in a more satiny look to the stitches. All available colours are on this website (not manufactured in all Edmar's colours). Please note that dye lots may vary widely and computer monitors render colour differently.
Tapestry or Cross Stitch needles are blunt with a large eye to accommodate thicker threads or multiple strands. The blunt point allows the needle to slip between fabric threads instead of piercing them.
Kreinik #8 Braid is about twice the thickness of Size 4 Braid – great for heavier coverage in cross stitch (on coarser materials) or light coverage on 18 mesh canvas. Adds a lovely glitz to your work! Also great for embellishing, crazy quilting, and couching.
Pronounced boo-Clay, this uniquely knotted thread is made with a 2 ply base with two other plies looping in and out making it a 4 ply thread. It comes 10.5 yards (10 meters) per skein. This highly textured thread is ideal for making stitches with dimensional effects.
“Come to the Circus!” Or if a carnival will do, here’s one for you! Flowers, flowers, flowers and showers of confetti delight unique circus acts. Tony the Tiger and Larry the Lion peek out from behind topical flowers as a high-wire act with two little bluebirdies – The Flying Winglendas (distant cousins of the famous Flying Wallendas) – entertain from on high.
Stunning star-shaped design with each point featuring a different bouquet of flowers. Has an old-world charm reminiscent of Spain. Great as a sampler to learn many different techniques or play with colour for added excitement! Design size: 11" round.
Spooky, scary, fun! Specialty stitches and subtle shading mimics transparentcy and the smile says it all! Check out how the cat shows through the shroud! Wouldn’t this be fun at your house on Hallowe’en? One of Mill Hill’s 2017 Ghost Trilogy kits – for the other two check out the Accessories tab below. Design size: 4” x 4.75”.