For Crafts and Household Use. Food Grade - 100-percent Cotton - Absorbent. Crafting, Painting and Staining, Cooking, Baking and Canning, Dusting, Polishing and Cleaning, Waxing and Auto Cleaning. A great material for ragging techniques and is most effective over large areas as it produces a consistent repeat pattern with a distinctive look. Cheesecloth is also excellent for softening other faux finishes and crafts.