DMC Embroidery Floss is a main stay of the cross stitching community. The
8.7 yard skeins are 6 strand divisible, 100% cotton and are available in 437
Needlework Plus price is $0.49 per skein
DMC #3 pearl cotton is a highly mercerized, twisted, non-divisible cotton
thread available in 292 colors identical to the same number of the DMC floss
for that color. #3 PC is best on needlepoint canvas size 12ct or 14ct.
Needlework Plus price is $1.25 per skein ( 16 yard )
DMC #5 Pearl Cotton is similar to the #3 pearl cotton except the skeins
are 27 yards and the thread itself is thinner. #5 PC is best on needlepoint
canvas size 16ct or 18ct and is available in 292 solid colors, 11 variegated
colors, and 5 colors available in 53 yard balls.
Needlework Plus price is $1.25 per skein ( solid or vareigated
Needlework Plus price per 53yd ball is $1.99 per ball
DMC #8 Pearl Cotton is 100% cotton, twisted, non-divisible thread in 87 yard
balls in 222 colors and is thinner than the #5 PC. The #8 PC is widely used
in hardanger, smocking and crocheting.
Needlework Plus price is $1.99 per ball
DMC #12 Pearl Cotton is the thinnest of the pearl cottons and is a twisted,
non-divisible, 100% cotton thread available in 141 yard ball in 40 colors. It
too is used in hardanger stitching, beading and embroidery.
Needlwork Plus price is $1.99 per ball