DMC is one of the most popular Cross Stitch floss brands, with hundreds of colors to choose from. Their huge selectio
DMC Light Effects has 6 different “Collections” within.
All Metalized floss is colorfast and tarnish resistant.
DMC Etoile is different from Metalized DMC light effects in that it is 73% cotton / 27% polymide. Etoile has a more subtle twinkle. It is still a six strand floss and can be used to cross stitch.
DMC Coloris is inspired by different places or florals, coloris has 4 complementary colors that alternate approximately every 5cm or 5 to 7 stitches. 100% cotton. Colorfast, fade resistant, consistent colors from skein to skein.
DMC Color Variations is mostly tone on tone, and is meant to mimic hand dyed floss. The colors alternate every 5cm / 5 to 7 stitches. 100% cotton. Colorfast, fade resistant, consistent colors from skein to skein.
Color Variations has softer transitions with a more hand dyed look while Coloris has colors that are complimentary but not similar for more dramatic variegation.
Most standard jelly rolls contain 40 2-1/2-inch-by-42-inch strips. Junior jelly rolls usually hold 20 strips.
A standard jelly roll generally provides enough fabric for a 50-inch-by-64-inch quilt.
A 50-inch by 64-inch jelly roll quilt needs a 60-inch by 74-inch piece of batting.