A highly mercerized, non-divisible, lustrous 100% cotton thread on a twisted skein. DMC Pearl Cotton skeins are available in two sizes - 3 and 5 (the higher the thread size, the finer/thinner the thread).
Size 3 (Art. 115/3) is available in 16 yard skeins in 292 solid colors. It is the perfect thread for needlepoint, creative stitchery and embroidery, plus it works well on plastic canvas.