Aurifil Cotton 12wt - Exeter Sewing Machine Company


Aurifil Cotton 12wt - For hand quilting and sashiko

Aurifil's Cotton 12wt is their thickest and heaviest weight thread. It's the perfect choice for hand quilting, as well as sashiko and redwork.

 


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12wt Large Spools
12wt Large Spools

12wt Small Spools
12wt Small Spools

We love using Aurifil Cotton 12wt for...

Hand Quilting: Perfect for ‘big stitch’ style quilting, as well as sashiko and redwork stitching. Also works well for tied quilting.

Sashiko: 12wt works beautifully for both hand and machine sashiko, a traditional Japanese stitching technique.

Hand Appliqué: Use for blanket stitch appliqué to create a primitive 'folk' look.

Cross Stitch: 12wt is suitable for backstitching or cross-stitching in one strand, giving more definition to your work.

Hand Embroidery and Embellishment: Use 12wt to add embroidery stitches as embellishment. Use as a replacement for perle thread.

Machine Quilting: Superb for quilting when heavier thread effects are desired.