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.
4” x 4” square of Silver Kid Leather. Kid Leather makes an excellent embellishment on painted canvases; add slight padding and tack with a glovers needle. Kreinik imports the finest Kid Leather from Europe. This supple leather is suitable for hand or machine embroidery and applique.
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.
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.
Nova is a very heavy 6 ply thread, Z-twisted, non-divisible. This luxuriously thick thread is lustrous and satiny. Suitable wherever a heavier thread is needed. Primarily used as a Brazilian embroidery thread. Available in all Edmar's colors. 10.5 yards (10 M) skein. Colour may vary from that shown.
Brazilian Embroidery Sampler Blocks: Combine the squares to make a fabulous quilt sampler. Each of the designs have enough white space (fabric) around them so that you can frame them or make small pillows. These can also be mixed with the JDR Learning kits for more blocks for your quilt. Stitch directions included.
Classic 6 strand embroidery floss in one of 2017’s brand new colours! Made of long-staple Egyptian cotton with superior sheen and stitch-ability, DMC floss is the gold standard of flosses. 8.7 yard skein. Made in France
# 12 Coton Perlé – a lustrous 100% cotton thread with a lovely pearlized sheen. #12 is the thinnest Pearl Cotton DMC makes. Great for cross stitch, needlepoint, crazy quilting, card-making, and any place a thinner perle thread is needed. 131 yd ball.
Petite Treasure Braid is a 3-ply braided metallic roughly equivalent to #4 braid. It is very flexible and durable, and will not unravel as you stitch. Conversion charts are available for other brands of metallic threads.