Truly nothing is as soft or as smooth as Silk. Naturseide (German for "Silk") is the traditional stringing material used by beaders for centuries. 100% Silk Bead Cord is so soft, you won't even feel slip through your fingers. Designs made on 100% Silk Bead Cord drape naturally and look elegant. Each card includes two meters (6.5 feet) of 100% Silk Bead Cord with needle attached. Made in Germany.