House of Embroidery Desert Sands
Perle is a high sheen 100% cotton twisted thread that cannot be split. It is available in three thicknesses: #5 (thickest), #8 (medium) & #12 (thinnest). The #5 skein carries 22m, the #8 skein carries 27m and the #12 skein carries 20m.
Stranded cotton is a six-strand thread also known as mouline. It is a hi-sheen 100% cotton thread that splits into 6 individual strands.
House of Embroidery hand-dyed 100% silk threads come in two qualities: 'fine' twisted filament silk (high sheen) and 'raw' spun silk (matt). The non-devisable thread comes as 30 m on a bobbin.
House of Embroidery hand-dyed 100% silk ribbon is available in three differnt widths:2mm (3m on a bobbin), 4mm (3m on a bobbin) and 7mm (2m on a bobbin).