This is the perfect braid for Needlepoint! Kreinik Metallic Tapestry Braid is slightly thinner than Kreinik Medium Braid yet slightly thicker than Kreinik Fine Braid. The soft and lustrous, yet strong Tapestry Braid is perfect for blackwork needlepoint (14-20 count canvas), cross-stitch (11-16 count aida), smocking, tatting, crochet, embroidery, machine sewing, Brazilian embroidery, and quilting. This thread will not unravel and is easy to use. Hand washable and dry cleanable. Each package contains one 11yd/10m spool. Made in USA.