Limol cotton pearl size 8 is a long staple cotton fiber with double mercerizing, fine shine and silky touch and it can be used both in free embroidery and in cross-stitch. Embroidery thread is made of the best cotton quality fibers and follows a very demanding manufacturing process implying double mercerizing.
This thread is made by Limol, a Portuguese company that sells in Portugal and abroad. One of their most important and special clients are Portuguese regional embroiderers, once pearl cotton size 8 is used in Regional Traditional Portuguese Embroideries like Viana do Castelo and Guimarães.
Buying this pack you'll receive 6 balls of 10g. The color choice of this pack was inspired by Guimarães Embroidery - one of the most famous Portuguese regional embroideries.
The colors are: white, ecru, red, gray, blue and black
They come inside a beautiful box, inspired by fiancé embroidered kershiefs.
All the colors have conversion to DMC and Anchor numbers.
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