Aurifil Cotton Mako’ thread is made using the best long staple Egyptian cotton making it strong, smooth and relatively fuzz free and is recommended for any purpose where a reliable, high quality 100% cotton thread is desired.

  • 12wt


    12wt is the heaviest weight Aurifil offer making it our preferred thread for hand quilting or embroidery. 12 Wt Thread uses: + 12wt is perfect for hand applique, hand embroidery, hand quilting, cross stitch, embellishment, handmade lace, machine applique, blanket stitch, machine embroidery (especially for designs that use a longer stitch length), machine art quilting, Sashiko, redwork, lower looper serging,…
  • 28wt


    Robyn’s recommended weight of thread for hand stitching yoyos/suffolk puffs - it is a strong thread that can withstand to a good tug!
  • 50wt


    Our favourite weight for EPP and hand piecing - this thread is delicate but strong, and can also be used in your sewing machine.  Definitely the most popular and versatile weight thread that we stock! 50 Wt Thread uses: + Needle Turn Applique, English Paper Piecing, Hand Piecing, Bobbin and Machine Lace, Machine Applique (Straight Stitch, Zig Zag, Blind Hem,…
  • 80wt


    Wonderful for needle turn applique. These beautiful threads come on amazing cherry wood spools.