Hand Over-Dyed Floss, Sold in 5 yard Skeins. The colors are variegated enough to be noticeable, yet subtle enough to blend naturally. Because it is pliable, this fiber is perfect for cross stitch and needlepoint on many different counts of fabric and canvas. It is also works great for punch needle (1, 3 and 6 strand) and stitching on wool applique and penny rugs. It gives a more subtle appearance to the fine stitching on applique than some of the heavier fibers like pearl cotton.
Reviews From Customers Who Purchased This Item
from United States on 08/28/2020
from United States on 01/20/2020 - Didnt notice difference between DMC Not impressed
from United States on 09/26/2019 - Beautiful I think Weeks colors are so lovely.
from United States on 08/13/2019
from United States on 10/11/2017 - Perfect for snowman's nose The skein I received was not as variegated as the photo, but it's a lovely thread. Bright, but not traffic cone bright. Perfect color for a snowman's carrot nose or a pumpkin.
from United States on 04/21/2016
from United States on 10/04/2015 - Wonderful Floss! Soft, smooth, easy to use, variegated orange floss. Love the coverage and the fact that it is colorfast! No pre-wash and/or rinse time,m so more time to stitch! Love it!
These pearl cottons are 100% hand over-dyed cotton. These fibers are perfect for needlepoint and can be used on different mesh canvas. The #5 draws some attention to the stitches on an appliqued piece, without taking away from the overall design. 10 yard skeins.