Madeira's finely spun 50%wool/50%acrilyc blend embroidery thread has the characteristics and appearance of wool. It gives a hand-crafted look and is perfect for creating a soft textured look on articles of clothing, winter scares and animal fur. It may be stranded for use on any size canvas. 1 strand works well on 24 congress cloth, 2 strands on 18 mesh and 3 strands on 14 mesh. Burmilana is also great for use with chenille and chain stitch embroidery attachments. For fashion, knitted goods, ethnic, country style, or traditional folk costumes, embroidery with Burmilana complements 'wool on wool' natural effect.