A multi-coloured thread with an over-dyed effect made from 100% long staple Egyptian Cotton and double mercerized to give it brilliant sheen. Comprised of 6 size 25 easily separated strands, allowing you to adjust the thickness of your stitching by using a different number of strands. The thread is 100% colorfast, fade resistant, and offers guaranteed colour consistency from one skein to another. Each skein has a blend of soft multi-colors that flow seamlessly into one another along the length of the thread. Made in France. Great for cross-stitch, all types of embroidery, needlepoint, smocking, scrapbooking and much more. Size 25, 8.7yd (8 m) skein. Wash in warm water 60° C/140° F.