50 weight silk thread on 100 meter spools. Use for hand piecing, embroidery, machine quilting.
It is spun with pure filament Kanagawa silk – the highest quality silk thread in the world. YLI Silk #50 is considered an all purpose size used for construction, for digitized embroidery designs, or more visible quilting. Silk has a beautiful sheen which contrasts so well with the cottons traditionally used in quilting. Tex 27 – 243 Denier.
This 50wt thread is 100% filament silk, 2 ply, tex 27, 243 denier. Use Universal 80/12, or embroidery 80/12 – 90/14 machine needles.
Please note: THIS THREAD IS NOT STRONG ENOUGH FOR STRINGING PEARLS OR MAKING JEWELRY.