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 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.
Kreinik #4 (Very Fine) braid primarily used for cross stitching but excellent for a variety of applications including canvaswork, embellishing, crazy quilting, scrapbooking, and other crafts and needlework techniques. 11M (12 yd) spool.
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.
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.
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
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.
Beautiful cameo-style needle minder - a pretty lily of the valley on a green background. Double magnet - one on the underside of your fabric, the pretty one on top - holds your needles for you when they're not in use.