Rome has retailers for supplies and materials needed in embroidery and needlework. Needlework is the broad category for decorative textile work. It refers to sewing in particular, and comprises quilting, netting, tapestry, applique and knitting. Embroidery is decoration of fabric with needle and thread. Other products such as buttons, pearls sequins and beads. Supplies that may be available for sale include fabric, threads, needles, accessories, patterns and designs for use. The stitches used for embroidery may vary quite widely, and have different geographical roots. Some of the tools used include scissors, lucets, frames, laying tools, trolley needles, bobbins and more. These may be sold singly, or as a part of a sewing kit in Rome.