What is a skein of embroidery floss?
Most embroidery floss skeins, like those produced by DMC, are called pull skeins. They are designed so that when one end is pulled (slowly and carefully), the floss will come come out of the skein without getting tangled. … One end of the thread can be found at the top of the skein, and the other at the bottom.
How many DMC color groups are there?
There are 36 different colors of DMC Light effects. Including Glow in the Dark, Neon and lots of sparkling gold, greens and reds. Each skein has 6 seperated strands, so you can customize its thickness.