A superior quality crochet thread made from combed cotton that is strong with a resistant and stiff finish. DMC Cebelia is 100% colorfast and fade resistant. During the manufacturing process, the thread is combed, singed by flame and then double mercerized. It is this double mercerizing which gives it its brilliance and strength. Cebelia is a 3-ply thread, 50 grams in a ball put-up. Made in France. Perfect for decorative home ware such as tablecloths, tablemats, curtains and cushions.