Fabric Stitches

Fabric stitshes

Impressions: Available in solid colours or hand-dyed, Impressions is a 50% wool, 50% silk blend. The solid colours coordinate with Soie Cristale silk, and the hand-dyed colours coordinate with Watercolours and Waterlilies.

Watercolours: Three-ply hand-dyed pima cotton in variegated colours.

Waterlilies: Twelve-ply hand-dyed variegated silk, offering a subtle sheen with good light reflection qualities.

Wildflowers: Single strand hand-dyed cotton in variegated colours, offering a matte finish.
Cotton Floss: Six strand embroidery floss in both solid and variegated colours, double mercerized for a beautiful sheen, and made of 100% cotton.
Medicis Wool: A very fine, non-divisible 2-ply crewel-type wool, mothproof and colourfast.

Metallic Floss: Use one strand of this six strand metallic thread to blend with other fibres, or stitch with several metallic strands together.
Pearl Cotton: Highly mercerized, twisted, non-divisible, lustrous, 100% cotton thread.

The Gentle Art
100% cotton, overdyed cotton floss

Kreinik Metallics

Braids: Round in shape to give your stitching texture and dimensional effects.

Blending Filament (includes cords & cables): Single-ply metallic thread which can be used by itself, or combined with other threads to show a subtle sheen.

Japan Threads: Synthetic, non-tarnishing gimps which give the appearance of stitching with real gold, silver, or copper.

Ombre: Softly twisted 8-ply metallic thread.
Ribbon: Soft and flexible ribbon which will lay flat on the surface of your work and bend easily.