Shades of rich purples including royal purple, lavender, cerise, and lilac combine to make this gorgeous hand-dyed treat. This luscious thread is a heavier weight suitable for machine quilting, machine embroidery and hand stitching. 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', 'Over The Top', by Jean Oliver, machine thread, 100% mercerized Egyptian cotton, spools are about 180 yards, 16/2 ply, not guaranteed colorfast. Hand dyed in the UK.