threads & embellishments

Threads, Threads and More Threads!

3 Kittens Needle Arts offers a wide selection of threads from traditional wool and cotton to elegant silks and silk ribbons, as well as an array of fun, sparkly, and textured novelty threads.

We have carefully selected our collection from the finest and most popular products available and our staff is well-versed in helping you find substitutions for discontinued or hard to find fibers listed in stitch guides.

Access Commodities – Accentuate, Bijoux, Trebizond
Amy’s – Burmilana, Petite Peluche

Belle Soie
Caron Collection – Impressions, Soie Cristale, Wildflowers, Snow
DMC – Floss, Perle 3 & 5 skeins, Memory Thread
Ed Mar – Boucle
Elizabeth Bradley Tapestry Wool
Gloriana – Lorikeet, Silk Floss, Princess Perle, Overdyed 7mm Silk Ribbon
Gumnuts – Stars
Needlepoint Inc 6-Ply Silk
Painters’ Threads
Planet Earth – Silk; 6-Ply Silk; Silk Opal; Pepper Pot; Furr, Fuz, Funn
Prisms – Dede Ogden
Rainbow Gallery
Renaissance – Sprinkles Lite
River Silks – Silk Ribbon Solids in 4mm, 7mm and 13mm
Silk & Ivory, Stardust
Soy Luster
Thread Gatherer – Sea Grass, Overdyed Perle 8, Overdyed Silk
Threadworx – Overdyed Floss, Overdyed Kreinik
Vineyard – Merino, Silk


Embellishments Too:  Beads & Sequins & Other Fun Stuff!

What would canvas embellishment be without beads and sequins? Not sure how to work with beads or attach sequins? We have a helpful tip sheet and will be happy to talk you through it or provide a demonstration in the shop or in a studio class.

Here are the lines and supplies we carry to add that little extra something to your canvas:

Sundance – #8, #11, #14, Hex Beads, beading thread
Sundance – Sequins, Shaped Sequins, Sparkles
SJ Designs – Faux Pearls in silver, gold, white pearl, cream pearl
The Collection – Delica Beads, Sequins, Shaped Sequins, Wonder Ribbon

Supplies:  Beading & Embellishments

Bead Holders
Beading Needles
Beading Thread
Bee’s Wax