DMC Perle Cotton #8 is a colorfast, mercerized, non-divisible, soft and shiny thread suitable for a variety of needlework projects. It is colorfast and able to withstand washing in high temperatures (up to 200 degrees). It is suitable for crochet, needlepoint on 18 count canvas, or on lower counts if you are seeking light coverage. Also good for hardanger, blackwork, redwork, pulled thread and other embroideries. Comes in an 80 meter (88 yard) ball.
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