This thread is one of the best for crewel embroidery.
For needlepoint, two strands work nicely on 18-mesh canvas -- ply up for other weights of canvas.
For 10-mesh canvas, one strand of tapestry wool and one strand of crewel wool may be used in the needle together.
There are approximately 7 skeins to a hank.
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25 meters (~27.75 yards) per skein.
180 meters (~200 yards) per hank.
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