Diamant Metallic thread is a smooth single strand metallic thread that glides through nearly any fabric. Soft and tangle-free. One strand is equivalent to two strands of DMC embroidery floss. Made up of viscose, rayon and metallic polyester. The thread is soft and keeps its twist when used. DMC Diamant can be used on all kinds of fabric including cotton, linen, satin, silk and gives a precise and even coverage. Ideal for traditional embroidery and cross stitch. Each spool is 38.2 yds.