Kit includes 28 count platinum cashel linen, Painters Thread Cotton Broder, DMC threads, buttons and needles to complete this lovely piece. Overall design area is 132w x 65h . Painters thread is included to offer a popular preference for shaded, variegated threads. One strand is equal to 2 -3 strands of cotton floss so its a pleasure to manage working with a single ply. Make you piece unique by mixing the threads as you see most pleasing.