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.
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 12-ply, 100% silk hand-dyed floss. Good light reflection. Dyed in many of the same colours as Watercolours and Wildflowers, the colours may be more subdued as silk takes the dyes differently than cotton.
Twinkle effect six strand floss - adds a beautiful, subtle sparkle to needlework. Colours coordinate seamlessly with standard DMC floss and use the same colour numbers. Like DMC's regular floss, t is comprised of six size 25 easily separated strands, allowing you to adjust the thickness of your stitching by using a different number of strands. 73% cotton and 27% polyamide.
A very fine fuzzy mohair single ply yarn excellent for adding soft or fuzzy detail to cross stitch, needlepoint, canvaswork, and embroidery. May be doubled in the needle. Use multiple plies for a fuller effect, and may also be brushed for a lovely fluffy effect.
Thirteen beautiful Florentine designs creates this stunning piece worked on 18 count canvas. It features a simple border of cross stitch and waffles. Carolyn used a large variety of fibres but included is a listing for #5 Perle Cotton as well. You are encouraged to work it in your own colour choices. This is just FUN FUN FUN!!
Design size: 256 x 296 (14.25" x 16.5" on 18 count canvas)
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.