Cotton Thread 80wt 280 metres

Aurifil’s 100% Cotton 80wt thread is one of the newest members of the Aurifil family. Introduced in 2016, it is available in 88 vibrant, luxurious colours showcased on beautiful cherry wooden spools. Such a thin thread is perfect for a variety of techniques, including English Paper Piecing, Hand Applique, Machine Embroidery, Machine Applique, Free Motion Quilting, Free Motion Couching, and more.

Needle Recommendations:

  • 70/10 or 80/12 Microtex/Sharp or Embroidery Needle (80wt in the bobbin)
  • #10 hand sewing needle

Tips:

  • For hand sewing, use a short length of thread, around 12”-18” to reduce tangling and breaking.