Lustrous 100% cotton thread with a pearlized sheen. Lovely to work with. Great for cross stitch on heavier fabrics and for needlepoint, canvaswork, hand appliqué, and surface embroidery. #5 is the second-heaviest of DMC's Coton Perlé (pearl cotton or perle cotton).
Double mercerized, non-divisible embroidery thread for heavier applications. DMC Coton Perlé comes in 4 sizes: 3, 5, 8, and 12 – 3 is heaviest, 12 is the thinnest/lightest. Not all colours available in all sizes.
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.
# 8 Coton Perlé – a lustrous 100% cotton thread with a lovely pearlized sheen. #8 is thinner than #5 and thicker than #12. Great for cross stitch, needlepoint, crazy quilting, penny rugs (finer detail), card-making, and any place a mid-thickness thread is needed. 87 yd ball.
These 8mm round metal Spangles measure approximately 5/16″ across. The close-up picture shows the spangles on top of 27-count evenweave fabric. “Copper” Spangles have a shiny finish.
Spangles are the “original” sequins– flat disks punched out of metal with a small drilled hole, similar to those used in medieval and ethnic embroideries. These have a somewhat rustic look, with mottled or slightly discolored surface finishes and sometimes off-center holes, but it’s all part of their charm as they were made in the old-fashioned way– being hand-punched out of a sheet of metal. You can allow them to age or spray your spangles with clear lacquer to preserve their finish.
Attach spangles to your needlework with a bead or pearl through the hole or stitch them down with three or four straight stitches from the outer edge down into the center hole; use them individually as accents or overlap them for a scaled effect.
Package of 18 – other quantities available by Special Order.
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.
One of the Little Friends series by Valerie Pfeiffer and Susan Ryder. Sweet little baby rabbit. Design size 2 x 3” when stitched on 14 ct Aida or 28 ct evenweave over-two. Chart only – does not include fabric or threads
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.