You'll enjoy working with this beautiful Irish Linen and incorporating it into your baskets. 7-ply thread--approximately 140-150 yards per spool. Use 7-ply (or larger 12-ply) for spokes and weavers when creating beautiful small baskets--try your hand at twining and three-rod wale. Order enough thread for your entire project as dye-lot color may vary. Diameter is approximately 1.25mm.