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.
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.
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.
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.
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 subtle shading. Simply Shaker threads tend to have less variation in thread colour than the Sampler threads, with more medium tones.
Glory is a fine weight, 2 ply, Z-twisted thread. Excellent for fine detail work 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, 21.5 yds/20M per skein.