Whether your passion is quilting, embroidery, lacework or general construction, you'll love Aurifil's Mako Cotton Thread. This long staple Egyptian cotton provides incredible strength and durability, perfect for high-speed sewing. Unlike most cotton threads, Aurifil is mercerized, giving it a vibrant sheen. Each spool contains 1,422 yards of 2-ply, 50 weight, multi-purpose thread. Available in 50 vibrant colors.