A maker of fine, Italian threads, Aurifil Thread has a devoted following among quilters. Discover Aurifil custom thread boxes curated by your favorite designers. When you stitch with Aurifil quilt thread, you have confidence that your masterpieces will last for years to come! Try Aurifil thread in a wide range of colors and weights right here.
When a quilter finds their favorite thread, it’s like a writer with their favorite pen—they don’t want to use anything else. Makes sense, right? If you can stitch with the best, then do it! Well, Aurifil thread is one of the most trusted thread brands around! Ask any of your friends who quilt, and you're sure to find many who will tell you that Aurifil quilting thread is one of the best for quilting!
Sometimes we're asked why Aurifil thread is so expensive. Here's how we look at it: one large spool of Aurifil thread, about 1300 meters, is around the same size as 2 large or 3 small spools of other brands. So really, when you buy Aurifil Thread, you’re paying for quality and quantity to use a thread you know you can depend on. So when you think about it that way, Aurifil thread isn’t actually that expensive!
Aurifil Thread Weights
Aurifil thread 40 wt is extremely versatile: it can be used for quilting, embroidery, applique, and even hand stitching. Aurifil thread 50 wt is a slightly thinner, lightweight thread that is ideal for piecing and can also be used for machine quilting and applique, as well as hand piecing and hand applique. Missouri Star carries Aurifil Thread in both 40 wt and 50 wt, along with other thread weights, from heavy duty 12 wt to 50 wt, to meet all your sewing and quilting needs.
Types of Aurifil Threads
So are you ready to give Aurifil threads a try yet? Or join the Aurifil thread club yet? At Missouri Star, we offer a wide variety of Aurifil thread colors, Aurifil thread weights, and Aurifil thread collections. We even have Aurifil thread sets in an array of gorgeous color palettes! Not sure what colors to buy? Sign up for one of the Aurifil Thread of the Month clubs, or try the Aurifil thread color chart! This handy tool will help you find a beautiful spool to add to your quilting repertoire. Browse our selection of threads to find the perfect Aurifil thread set or Aurifil thread box to fit all your quilting and sewing needs.
If you want to learn even more about picking the perfect thread to go with your quilt pattern, watch this fun and informative tutorial where Misty explains how to choose the perfect thread to finish your project. You also get a behind the scenes look at Missouri Star's quilting department!
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