Includes one skein each of the 5 reds. Used as is, it is slightly thicker than Silk n Ivory and can be used successfully on 13 and 14 count canvas. Can also be used successfully in basketweave or continental on 12 count,and 10 count penelope if matching the color of the painted canvas. One skein is 29 yards. Same colors are also available in the Planet Earth 6 ply strandable silk, see separate listing for the strandable.