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.
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.
Start off a new hobby with a sensational technique that’s charming and totally fab with the Twenty to Make: Stitched Fabric Brooches guide! Learn how to make gorgeous embellishments and shining buttons with a new crafting kid on the block. Find out how to make funky birds, hearts, dogs, cupcakes and more!
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 2.55mm (11/0 seed bead) in size. Each package contains 4.54 grams, or about 500 beads.
A beautiful 6-strand spun silk embroidery floss. Milkpaint colours are softer and gentler than regular Silk Mori. The small skeins are perfect for small projects and for trying out. Lovely to work with. 2.5 metre (2.75 yard) skein.
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.
# 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.
Tessa is a sea turtle and Oliver is an octopus. In spite of their differences, they are very good friends. You’ll get to be good friends with them too as you stitch these two underwater scenes in Casalguidi embroidery using DMC perle cottons, Caron Wildflowers and Dinky Dyes perle cottons, with a few beads for sparkle.
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.
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.