Fire Engine Mettler 50wt Thread
Silk Finish 40wt Fire Engine
SILK-FINISH is 100% long staple Egyptian cotton, 40wt, 457m (500yds). Best used for creative quilting with especially soft seams and great effects. Natural cotton - Pure cotton thread made of 100% long staple Egyptian cotton with the soft sheen of natural cotton. The natural fibre is gentle on the skin. Feels soft, smooth, and silk-like. Weight of the quilting thread (No. 40) is slightly thicker and therefore shows more beautiful decorative effects. Due to its especially soft quality, QUILTING is optimally suitable for machine quilting yet at the same time it has excellent qualities for quilting by hand.
Mercerization - Due to the mercerization process SILK-FINISH reaches a high breaking resistance, has reduced shrinkage and is ironing resistant. Highest color fastness - Due to the special dyeing technology, an exceptional color fastness is guaranteed. Optimal elongation - Extraordinary seam elasticity, smooth seams, great care properties.