This 6-stranded Egyptian cotton fiber (5 yds. per skein) is hand over-dyed for slight and subtle variations in color that will blend easily into your work. It is pliable and thus perfect for surface embroidery, cross-stitch, and needlepoint on many different counts of fabric and canvas. Be sure. to check out Groups 2, 3, and 4 for more color options.
You can find a DMC to WDW conversion chart here.