Mettler Mercerized (Silk Finish) Cotton Thread 60
This mercerized (silk-finished) cotton thread is perfect for sewing and quilting your finest creations. This pure cotton thread is made of 100% long staple, Egyptian cotton with the soft sheen of natural cotton. A natural fibre, it is gentle on the skin, and it feels soft, smooth and silk-like. This is a high-quality thread which boasts a luxuriously soft effect and has a supple feel. Through the mercerization process, Silk-Finish Cotton 60 reaches a very high breaking point, high heat resistance, and has reduced shrinkage.
This is a regular/fine gauge thread. It is rated strength 60 - with 60 being the strongest.
We also stock thread rated at 50 which is more heavyweight and is suited to topstitching.