Looking for the perfect thread for traditional hand quilting, English paper piecing or modern big stitch quilting? The answer is in the unique glazed finish of this thread which eliminates tangles, helps the thread glide through fabric and makes needle threading easy. It even comes on wooden spools! YLI Glazed Hand Quilting Thread, 100% long staple cotton, 40 weight/3 ply, 500yd/457m wooden spool. Color - Black.