DMC introduces the beauty of unique color variations blended into one thread. Color Variations gives you the look of hand dyed floss with the added quality and reassurance that they are made by DMC. They’ve created 24 beautiful multi-color and tone on tone shades that are colorfast. Create one of a kind needlework designs with a new shade revealed every 5 to 7 stitches. For best results with cross stitch, cross every stitch each time. Needlepoint, use floss as usual. 8.7 yards per skein (6 ply).