European lace technique. It is sold as a kit or with ready-made braids for a fraction of an extra cost. And we also do custom work, we can make it for you. Pearl Cotton Each kit contains: Variegated threads - M28, size 12 for double crochet braids, one ring and needle stitches; V4, size 12 for double crochet braids and needle stitches; O551, size 12 for simple crochet braid and filling stitches; sewing colored thread and 1 sharp pointed needle for basting down the braids and the ring; 1 tapestry needle size 24 for needle lace stitches; fabric pattern and easy-to-follow, step-by-step illustrated instructions. A steel crochet hook(hk) 1.15-1.25mm(10-9 steel U.S.A.) can be used. The finished size of the bookmark is 6.75" x 2.5"(17cm x 6cm).