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
Lustrous 100% cotton thread with a pearlized sheen. #5 is the second-heaviest of DMC's Coton Perlé (pearl cotton or perle cotton). Balls may be skeined for lower postage rates – please see Accessories tab below.
A classic,high quality, three ply 100% virgin wool yarn known for its durability, lustre, and luxurious colour. Persian yarn is well known the world over for its superiority for needlework such as embroidery, crewel, needlepoint and cross stitch. This yarn exhibits great strength and resilience which prevents it from breaking and fraying during stitching. 8 yd skein. Colours not listed or out of stock are available by special order.
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.
Perfect for crochet, knitting, embroidery, hardanger, pulled thread, needlepoint, cross-stitch, tatting, huck weaving, and much more. Size 8 is mid-range - lighter than size 5, heavier than size 12. 87 yd ball.
Lola is a heavy 3 ply rayon thread. Excellent for making all kinds of embroidered flowers and other needlework. Available in all Edmar's colors. Please note that dye lots can vary widely in this thread, and computer monitors may render colour differently. 20.7 yards (19m) per skein.
Iris is a medium weight, 2 ply, Z-twisted thread. Excellent for all types of needlework and available in all Edmar's colors. Please note that dye lots can vary widely in this thread, and computer monitors may render colour differently. 248 colours, 16 yds/15M per skein.
The “gold standard” of embroidery floss (along with Anchor), DMC floss is made of 100% Egyptian long-staple cotton in France. 6 easily dividable size 25 plies. Available in 454 solid colors. 8 metre pull skein.
Evertite stretcher bars – unique corner mechanism allows fine-tuning of fabric tautness – no more having to hold your fabric taut with one hand while trying to get the tacks in with the other – the corner adjustment allows you to tighten your fabric or canvas AFTER tacking it down. Set of 2 - TWO SETS are needed to make a square or rectangle