A fabulous silk, Hand-dyed, and Colorfast! Valdani Silk Floss is the shinest stranded spun silk on the market! It comes in 6 strands, each strand is about the same size as a strand of our stranded cotton. The stunning naturals high sheen of the silk adds an heirloom quality which will last for generations. Valdani Luxury Silk Floss is incredibly strong and comes in a beautiful palette of shaded colors. Perfect for embroidery, wool applique, or needlework.