skin tones threads in U.K.?

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Hi,
I am doing a face in Cross stitch, on the machine and cant get the colours
quite right. Does anyone know of any skin tone selections? And any hair
colour ideas?
TIA
Ann




Re: skin tones threads in U.K.?
Depending on how much you need, you could use regular sewing thread for
those colors, as it is easier to find.  Look here for a listing of some
skin/hair colors in Madeira thread (save the names/color numbers to order
them where ever you can)
http://www.joann.com/catalog.jhtml?CATID=51614&PRODID=68595&AID=10273743&PID=606239&SID=art%3A183-CAA522




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Re: skin tones threads in U.K.?
Thank you Sew Sew Lady,

I'll give that a try - I've also discovered that I can reduce the thread
count so the colours come up more faint,
Ann



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