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.
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.
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.
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.
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
Iris is a medium weight, 2 ply, Z-twisted thread. Excellent for all types of needlework 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, 16 yds/15M per skein.
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.
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 heavy 3 ply thread with a looser twist, resulting in a more satiny look to the stitches. All available colours are on this website (not manufactured in all Edmar's colours). Please note that dye lots may vary widely and computer monitors render colour differently.
Magnifica beads are cylindrical beads with large holes and thin walls. They are very uniform in size and shape. Size 12/0 or 2.25mm. They are often a bit shinier or sparklier than round beads, giving a different dimension to stitching. Also excellent for bead weaving.
Collectible perforated paper kits from Yarn Tree. Complete with DMC floss, charms, beads, perforated paper, embellishments, and needle to make your Olde Time Santa an heirloom to treasure for years to come. Finished designs between 5” to 6½” tall.
The Banquet – A Veritable Feast of Stitches is a project on 18 count mono canvas with a thread count of 164 x 232. The finished size will be 9.25" x 13". There will be eight individual charts – one each month for eight months. The first chart was released on September 15th 2017. Subsequent charts will appear on the 15th of every month until April 15th, 2018.
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.