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.
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.
Premium 100% Chinese silk threads designed for stitching on 13 to 18 mesh needlepoint canvas. May also be used for crewel and surface embroidery and in crazy quilting. 28 to 30 yard skeins. Will not pill or dent in the needle.
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.
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.
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.
Frost is a medium 3ply thread with 16 yards (15 meters) per skein. Frost has a tighter twist than other Edmar threads, giving a more defined look to Please note that dye lots can vary widely in this thread, and computer monitors may render colour differently. 248 colours.
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.
These are the towels Cathy Jean sewed her lovely little birds onto. Quality towels in woven primitive check. 2 per pack. Goes with Homespun Towels 2 chart (below) and coordinate with Homespun Towels 1 and their towel pack.
Does NOT include chart, evenweave fabric to stitch onto, or threads & embellishments.