Very fine braid for needlepoint, cross-stitch and other fine embroideries. 12 yards per spool. This is the premier metallic thread for cross stitching because it is so soft and easy to use. Stitch with Very Fine (#4) Braid in Cross Stitch (16-18 ct) and Needlepoint (for light details on 18-30 ct). It's also nice and thin for Machine Embroidery, Scrapbooking, and Card Making embellishments.