DMC Stranded cotton is a classic embroidery thread perfect for friendship bracelets and micro macramé. Made from 6 easily separated strands, you can even pull it apart to make finer threads. Made from the best long staple cotton in the world, each skein is 8 metres long, washable, fade resistant and colorfast. DMC Color Variations offer a soft palette of tones which gently varies throughout the skein to add interest and depth to your work. A great addition to your beading supplies.