DMC Stranded Cotton is the worlds favourite embroidery thread and always a great choice for hand embroidery. DMC are famous for their colourfast, high-quality yarn and thread. The Stranded Cotton has a gentle sheen that adds a luxurious finish to your stitches and a creates a smooth texture.
You can separate the strands of thread from 1-6 strands, depending on the effect you want to create. Using fewer threads will result in finer more delicate details but, the more strands you add the more texture and depth you can create.
Each skein is 8 metres long
DMC create some very inspiring colours. We have carefully chosen colours that complement each other in our thread kits and our shading kits
For more information on different types of threads watch our video