Create beautiful braids with the Kimuhimo disc or plate 7101A 7017B It is 100 nylon and has a great shine, no hazy "fuzz" like cotton thread or yarn. Will not stretch out of shape is strong making it ideal for braids to be used as purse handles, bowls or lanyards. Can also be used for tassels, crochet, macrame or decorative embellishment. Sz18. 197yds per spool.