To celebrate the 25th Anniversary, Sulky of America recently introduced a fabulous NEW line of Sulky 12 wt. Cotton "Petites" Thread. These 50 yd. snap-end spools of premium quality Sulky Egyptian Cotton Thread were especially created for the those who love needlework, especially Hand Embroidery, Quilting, Cross Stitch, Crazy Patchwork, Couching, Hand Sashiko, Blanket Stitch, Needlepunch, Candlewicking, Smocking, Heirloom Sewing, Redwork, and also Bobbin Work. One strand of Sulky 12 wt. Cotton Thread is equivalent to two strands of typical floss or a size 12 pearl cotton.