Simply Shaker threads are overdyed floss in muted colors designed to give needlework an antique appearance. Sold in 10 yard skeins and perfect for embroidery or cross stitch.
From the manufacturer: At the Gentle Art, we maintain a serious commitment to the quality of our thread. Our threads are exciting and fun to stitch with, and give your needlework a faded, antiqued look. We use the utmost care and forethought in selecting the methods and components used to produce our thread. Each batch of thread is hand overdyed to ensure that it is treated with care.