Shades of cobalt, turquoise, azure and ocean blue combine to make a gorgeous hand-dyed treat. Suitable for machine and hand sewing alike, leaving you with endless embroidery possibilities. 'Oliver Twists Cotton Machine Thread', by Jean Oliver. Oliver Twists threads can be seen in the work of award-winning fiber artist and SAQA member Marianne Williamson, who endorses this product as one of her most important thread-painting tools. 100% long staple, combed and mercerized Egyptian cotton, spools are about 164 yards, 36/3 ply. Hand dyed in the UK, thread is not guaranteed to be colorfast.