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DMC STRANDED COTTON

100% Cotton ~ Twice mercerised for that soft, lusterous sheen finish and the threads are hand washable and the colours resists fading or running.

The Full range is available of 447 solid colours.

The 8 metre skein is made up of six individual strands enabling the user create finer detailed work (one or two strands) as well as getting maximum background filling quickly by using all six strands.

The split strands also allows the stitcher to twist the threads of two (or more) colours together thereby creating new variations of colour blend which can add some spectacular results to the finished project.

PERFECT APPLICATION FOR:

Cross stitch and Fine Tapestry work.
Any form of free style embroidery by complementing ribbons and other hand-dyed threads that may be used in the project
Ideal for pictured smocked patterns in the form of Bishop and Square Yoke style
Jewellery making in the popular woven bracelets known as Friendship Bracelets.

DMC TAPESTRY WOOL

100% Pure New Wool – The natural components of pure wool give a soft finish to the work.
The wool is spun as a twisted 4 ply yarn therefore thick and bulky to give great coverage to canvas work.
Available in over 380 colours

PERFECT TO USE FOR

• Canvas and Tapestry work where the many shades give good results for both modern and vintage pictures and patterns
• Wool carpet repairs and darning as the 4 strands can be split for finer use. They are also Colourfast and Mothproof.

DMC COTTON PERLE

100% Twisted Cotton – The natural component of cotton gives a soft and durable thread.
The cotton is twice mercerized to increasing its lustre and the treatment produces a product that is also washable, colour run free and fade resistant.
Perle is a beautiful supple twisted thread which gives a satiny raised finish to the stitching.

Different Thicknesses

  • Perle #5 is the most popular size and has the most colours available and is stocked in 25 metre skeins.
  • Perle #8 is finer than the Perle #5 but has most of those colours available and is stocked in 10 gram balls
  • Perle #12 is the finest weight in the DMC range of Perle threads and has fewer but important colours available and is stocked in 10 gram balls

DMC SATIN STRANDED

100% Rayon – For a very shiny finish that brings life and texture to the work.
6 x Stranded divisible embroidery thread.
Can be used whole, separated or mixed with other colours or fibres in all forms of embroidery.

PERFECT FOR USING IN

  • All forms of free style embroidery
  • Cross stitch and long stitch projects

DMC MATTE SOFT COTTON

100% Cotton – This long fibre cotton has a matte finish and softest feel
Soft and Flexible giving a smoother finish and is a perfect alternative to tapestry wool for canvas work.
The threads are made up of 5 inseparable strands then combed and singed by flame to remove the fluff.

PERFECT FOR USING IN

• Needlework and heavy embroidery projects
• Cross stitch, tapestry and canvas work

DMC LIGHT EFFECTS

100% Polyester – For a finish that brings life and texture with its bright synthetic components.
6 x Stranded thread that can be stitched like the stranded cotton which is easy to use and gives great results.

A rich range of various light effects are available in the 40 colours
Antique Effects – A brushed metal that is ideal for adding a vintage or gilt effect for decorative elements.

PERFECT FOR USING IN

• Embroidery – gives special effects in all creative forms of of free-style embroidery.
• Creates special effects in Cross Stitch and Tapestry
• Jewellery Making – in woven bracelets known as Friendship bracelets.

DMC SPECIAL DENTELLES #80

Special Dentelles is a very fine, strong 6ply crochet thread.
100% double mercerised combed cotton in over 70 colours.

Perfect for using in

• Delicate and intricate lace work.
• Exquisite border lace for handkerchiefs, tablemats, collars, gloves and other clothing accessories.
• Bobbin lace making.

DMC BRODER SPECIAL

100% Cotton 4 ply non-divisible thread.
Soft and Flexible giving a smoother finish to canvas work.
In sizes #16, #20, #25 & #30 thickness
Most suitable for the embroidery of Household Linen

Perfect for using in

• Open work
• Cutwork
• Tent Stitch
• Fine work like Monograms & Initials

DMC COLORIS

Twice mercerised 6 x stranded 100% cotton
23 brilliant variegated colours
The 8 metre skein is made up of six individual strands enabling the user create finer detailed work (one or two strands) as well as getting maximum background filling quickly by using all six strands.

The split strands also allows the stitcher to twist the threads of two (or more) colours together thereby creating new variations of colour blend which can add some spectacular results to the finished project.

Perfect application for:

  • Cross stitch and Fine Tapestry work.
  • Any form of free style embroidery by complementing ribbons and other hand-dyed threads that may be used in the project
  • Ideal for pictured smocked patterns in the form of Bishop and Square Yoke style
  • Jewellery making in the popular woven bracelets known as Friendship Bracelets.