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.
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.
With their exotic silks, beautiful colored wools, and exquisite embellishments, these embroidered designs will enchant any needleworker. Many of the patterns are enhanced with the shimmer of metallic threads, the sheen of silk ribbon, and the extra dimension of beads.
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.
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).
These 4.5″x4.5″ designs work up quickly and make great gifts – try them as a box top or in a small frame. Each feature a Jim Shore Flourish Diamond button, Mill Hill beads, DMC Color Variations floss and a different chocolate themed linen fabric. Ask about the Mini Truffle Collection, too – a complimentary chart using the same supplies as the larger designs. They make great ornaments!
Artist Beth Yarbrough created a character called Mitzi the Duck with Pluck. Mitzi is a sassy white duck with sunglasses and a large sunbonnet decorated with a red and white checked ribbon. This book includes 6 humorous designs featuring Mitzi adapted for counted cross stitch – for details see More Info soon.
# 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.