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Aurifil 12 Weight Thread in Jedi - Large Spool (325meter/356yard)

SKU: MK12-6736-MT325
Length: 325 Meters
Manufacturer: Aurifil
Thread: Aurifil 12 Weight
Aurifil Thread is mercerized for strength and gives off less lint to keep your machine running properly. 100% Long Staple Mercerized Egyptian Cotton made in Italy.

Uses for 12 weight thread

Hand

Hand Appliqué
Use 12wt for hand appliqué, Buttonhole stitch for a primitive look and for Blanket Stitch appliqué.

Hand Embroidery
Used as a replacement for stranded & pearl embroidery threads for the stitchery blocks.

Hand quilting
Achieve beautiful results using the ‘Big Stitch’ or ‘Utility Stitch’ with a larger eyelet needle and for Sashiko type work.

Cross Stitch
12wt is suitable for Backstitching or Cross-stitching in 1 strand, giving more definition to your work.

Embellishment
Use 12wt to add embroidery stitches as embellishment on a quilt surface.

Lace
Great for use on Bobbin Lace Gimp.

Machine

Machine Appliqué
Use 12wt for a heavy Blanket Stitch or for a primitive look use a Buttonhole Stitch. (Use 50wt in the bobbin)

Machine embroidery
12wt is beautiful for designs that use a longer stitch length. Use a Top Stitch 100/16 needle.

Machine Quilting
Superb for art quilting when heavier thread effects are desired. Beautiful on linen and denim fabric. Use a 90/14 topstitch needle.

Machine Sashiko
Achieve great results using 12wt for Machine Sashiko.

Redwork
12wt is perfect for Red-work and Stitchery.

Serging
Lower Looper

Longarm Quilting
Beautiful effect, quilt slowly, large needle (4.5), adjust thread path for less resistance, use silicone when necessary, pair with 28wt bobbin thread. Good for art quilting when heavier thread effects are desired.