Water N' Ice is a loosely braided translucent ribbon thread. It's fantastic for painted canvases where you want the color to show through or to reflect surfaces such as water, ice, mirrors, glass, mirrors, dew drops and frost. Available in many bright colors which are great for Halloween canvases and Christmas Ornaments. Long Stitches give the best results. Needlepoint: 13-24Ct canvas. Cross Stitch: 11-14Ct fabric. 10 yards per card.