3 ply hekletråd. DMC Babylo is a 100% long staple cotton crochet thread. Babylo is combed, singed by flame and twice mercerised which gives it its strength and softness and silky, clean and even finish. Strong and easy to work with, this range offers 4 thicknesses and up to 47 colours making this thread suitable for decorative work. Washable at 60°C/ 140°F. Can be tumble dried. Can be ironed at up to maximum heat. Do not dry clean.