One of Nora Corbett's La Petite Mermaid series. Coral Charms Mermaid has a shiny green tail tipped with gold and red, and is holding a strand of coral beads. Model stitched on 32 Ct. Water Lily linen with DMC floss, Mill Hill beads and Kreinik #4 Braid. Stitch Count: 123W x 182H. Bead pack available separately – please see Accessories tab below.
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.
Stainless steel 3 1/2" specialty Hardanger scissors. These scissors have a divot in the tip (see closeup photo) making the tips extremely thin and fine. Perfect for Hardanger and other types of open work embroidery. Sharp to the very tips.
We recommend buying one of Dovo's leather scissors sheaths to protect the tips. See Accessories tab.
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).
DMC Satin Floss is a shiny radiant thread made from 100% rayon fibers that brings exceptional beauty and sheen to all stitching projects. May be used for cross stitch, canvaswork/needlepoint, Brazilian embroidery and surface embroidery.. 6 plies, divisible, 8.7 yard skeins.
Mill Hill beads are some of the most popular beads worldwide. These tiny glass beads give projects ornamentation and flair. They are small, almost round in shape and 2.0mm (14/0 seed bead) in size. Each package contains 1.6 grams, or about 500 beads.
# 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.
This 3-ply finely twisted filament silk is dyed to match colors in the Kreinik Silk Mori® and Silk Serica® line. Together the three silks create a trilogy of design and texture options. 50 meter (55 yard) spool.