DMC Pearl Cotton Ball threads in size 5 is highly mercerized and non-divisible. It's soft and silky and ideal for embroidery, cross-stitch, needlepoint, hardanger, blackwork, redwork, pulled thread, smocking, applique, crochet, and other types of creative stitchery. Pearl Balls size 5 is on a 49 yard ball. Made in France.
Care and Washing: DMC Pearl Cotton Balls are 100% colorfast. They can be washed frequently without fading. The thread can be washed at high temperatures 95° C/203° F. Give particular attention to the fabric on which the thread was embroidered.
Needle Sizes: #22 Tapestry Needle, #6 Embroidery Needle or #5 Darner Needle
Hook Size: 1.75-2 mm Crochet Hook (#5)