Silk and metallic filaments braided together to make a unique thread which combines sheen with sparkle. Excellent for needlepoint on 18 count canvas or cross stitch on heavier fabrics. Beautiful in crazy quilting and adds sparkle to felting. 10 yards/9.1 metres per card.
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.
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.
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.
"Life doesn't have to be perfect to be wonderful" Stitch count 152w x 101h, approximately 10 3/4" x 7 1/4" on 14ct. Model stitched on 28ct Antique White Jobelan over 2 threads. Weeks Dye Works 1240 Dirt Road (DMC sub 167) and 3960 Teal Frost (2 skeins) (DMC sub 3768) are used in addition to DMC colors 221, 926, 927, 928, 976, 977, 3011, 3012, 3013, 3031, 3721, 3722, 3768, 3826, 3827 and 3857. The design is embellished (optional) with a handmade starry owl button.
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.
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.
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
Frost is a medium 3ply thread with 16 yards (15 meters) per skein. Frost has a tighter twist than other Edmar threads, giving a more defined look to Please note that dye lots can vary widely in this thread, and computer monitors may render colour differently. 248 colours.