DMC Pearl Cotton Ball threads in size 8 (Art1 116) is highly mercerized and non-divisible. Available in 206 solid and 18 variegated colors. 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 8 is on a 87 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: #26 Tapestry Needle or #8 Embroidery Needle
Hook Size: 1.25 mm Crochet Hook (#7)