Aurifil's 50wt thread is the most versatile and most popular Aurifil cotton thread. It is available in 270 colors and is wound on an orange spool. The 50wt is strong and thin, and results in remarkably flat and crisp seams.
Uses: Needle Turn Applique, English Paper Piecing, Hand Piecing, Bobbin and Machine Lace, Machine Applique (Straight Stitch, Zig Zag, Blind Hem, and Blanket Stitch), Machine Embroidery, Dense Machine Quilting, Subtle Machine and Longarm Quilting, Basting, Whole Cloth and Micro Quilting, Dense Background Designs.
80/12 Microtex/Sharp, Universal, Quilting, or Denim Needles (50wt in the bobbin)