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DMC Threads

DMC Pearl Cotton is a highly mercerized, non-divisible, lustrous 100% cotton thread. The twist of the thread is how it received its “Pearl” description and DMC’s Pearl Cotton is best known as the most beautiful thread in the world. During the manufacturing process, the thread is combed, singed by flame and then double mercerized.  The thread is soft, silky, does not fluff or kink, and 100% colorfast. Made in France.

  • Pearl Balls size 5 is available in 5 solid colors on a 49 yard ball. Needle size 5
  • Size 8 is available in 206 solid and 18 variegated colors on an 87 yard ball. Needle size 7
  • Size 12 is available in 40 solid colors on a 131 yard ball. Needle size 8

Pearl Cotton Balls are ideal to use for Crossstitch, Embroidery, Needlepoint, Hardanger, Blackwork, Redwork, Pulled thread, Smocking, Applique, Crochet, many types of creative stitchery.