DMC threads are the premier and most popular brand of thread (or floss) used for tapestry, embroidery and cross stitch. These threads come in hundreds of different colours and effects. The threads are sold as a wool or cotton.
Six strand 100% cotton embroidery floss (stranded thread) by DMC is used for counted cross stitch, embroidery, hardanger and other types of needlework and is 8 meters per skein. Sold in boxes of 12 skeins per box.
DMC stranded thread is a soft thread made from 100% long staple Egyptian cotton and double mercerized to give it brilliant sheen. This superior quality thread is perfect for stitching on all types of fabric. It is comprised of 6 size 25 easily separated strands, allowing you to adjust the thickness of your stitching by using a different number of strands. DMC Floss is the most recommended and widely distributed thread in the world. Colors are 100% colorfast and fade resistant. DMC Cotton Embroidery Floss is available in 489 solid colors and is created in France.
Needle Woman supplies:
- DMC Perlè (Pearl) Cotton – Article 116
- Stranded Cotton (floss) – Article 117
- Tapestry Cotton – Article 89
- Tapestry Wool – Article 486