It is made of 3 strands of twisted mercerised cotton (the equivalent of DMC n° 80). The presentation in small cocoons each weighing 5 grammes (approx. 110 metres) makes it simple to use: the thread is pulled from the centre, so it doesn't knot. Each cocoon is labelled.
This assortment in a charming box, contains a collection of bright tones: - red (6534), brown (6117), bordeaux (6549), dark grey (6155), violet (6631), royal blue (6790), orange (6390), green (6867), yellow (6342), geranium (6532), black (6180) and old rose (6573).
Our Calais cocoons are also available in boxes of twelve per colour or individually.