Silk Road Needle Arts
St. Petersburg, Florida
Pearsall's Filoselle Embroidery Silk
Pearsall's has been established since 1795 as manufacturers and merchants of
fine silks for embroidery, knitting and sewing purposes. Some of Pearsall's silk
threads and flosses have been used since the eighteenth century for needlework,
eastern-embroidery and ecclesiastical vestments. Pearsall's have retained and
re-introduced the original name "filoselle" reproducing the same silk
constructions and replicating the colours that have been used in embroidery for
over 200 years.
This silk comes in 339 beautiful colors, plus 12 overdyed colors. The sheen is EXCELLENT! The shadings within families offers excellent gradations. This silk is perfect for hand embroidery, counted cross stitch, needlepoint, quilting, etc. 4 meter skeins, 6-ply.
For online color card, please visit: http://www.tristanbrooks.com/Pearsalls/silk.htm
Solid Colors: $5.00
Variegated Colors: $6.00
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