This creamy, solid basic thread is suitable for machine and hand sewing alike, leaving you with endless embroidery possibilities. 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. 'Oliver Twists Cotton Machine Thread', by Jean Oliver. 100% cotton, machine thread, spools are about 820 yards, 36/3 ply. Hand dyed in the UK, thread is not guaranteed to be colorfast.