No.49 Burgundy, Hand Dyed Cotton Machine Thread, Individual Spool 150m, Machine Embroidery, machine Quilting


Shipping to United States: $10.40

We have another Christmas present for you. Any orders over £50 (exclusive of postage) will receive a FREE GIFT worth over £10. When you place your order, please let me know your preference - Hand Threads, Machine Threads, Fibres or a Miscellaneous Selection.
Oliver Twists unique hand dyed variegated cotton machine threads.

This listing is for 1 x 150m spool of Oliver Twists Hand Dyed Machine Cotton

100% long staple combed and mercerised Egyptian cotton, 3ply x 36 weight. (Approx. 40 wt.)

Suitable for machine quilting, machine embroidery, lace making, tatting and hand stitching.

All our machine cottons are hand dyed, spooled and packaged entirely by us.

Colour No.49 Burgundy - The overall appearance is Burgundy but also contains Navy, Red, Brown and many subtle tones in between.

To view other colours available in this range please go to

No.01 Chocolate
No.02 Antique Red
No.03 Sky
No.05 Violet
No.06 Petrol
No.07 Yellow Ochre
No.08 Lagoon
No.09 Apple
No. 12 Terra Cotta
No.13 Sunset
No.14 Christmas
No.15 Sludgy Green
No.16 Jenny's Rainbow
No.17 Ruby
No.18 Aubergine
No.19 Black Cherry
No.20 Jade
No.21 Rust
No.22 Silver Birch
No.23 Pussy Willow
No.25 Spearmint
No.28 Palma Violet
No.29 Stocks
No.30 Light Candy Floss
No.32 Grayling
No.33 Aquamarine
No.39 Pistachio
No.43 Peach
No.45 Spring Green
No.46 Hosta
No.49 Burgundy
No.50 Lime and Lemon
No.51 Daffodil
No.52 Ultramarine
No.53 Ocean
No.54 Moss
No.55 Holly
No.56 Pebble
No.57 Oil Slick
No.71 Chestnut
No.80 Sky Blue Pink

Any other colours that you see on the shop, in packs or otherwise, are all available in single spools providing they are in stock - please ask.

All our products are dyed in a smoke free and pet free environment.

We thoroughly rinse and scour our products of residual dye, but they cannot be guaranteed colourfast.

We always try to portray our colours as accurately as possible, but please be aware that different monitors display colours in different ways.


We are a VAT registered business.
VAT Registration Number GB 747 0015 55.
Orders from within the UK will include 20% VAT. If you require a VAT invoice please let us know and we will supply one with your order.

To view prices in your own currency, please go to the bottom of the page, click on the world symbol and change language and currency settings with the tabs. (Only within Etsy)

You can pay for your order via Paypal, or using Etsy's Direct Checkout with a credit or debit card.

You do not need a PayPal Account to pay for your items through PayPal:

You can choose the PayPal Option during checkout. After you submit your order click the "Pay Now" button. scroll down and you will see the option to pay with a Credit or Debit Card WITHOUT having to sign up for a PayPal account.

Shipping from United Kingdom

We offer Free Worldwide shipping on orders over £100 which is applied automatically at the checkout.
(exceptions to this are large bulky items such as multiple large bags of silk fibres or 50 metre rolls of cotton scrim. Please ask for quotes for shipping on these items).

We operate a worldwide mail order service and aim to pick pack and dispatch orders within 2 to 5 working days.

We post items Monday - Friday and we do not post on weekends.

We post all items by Royal Mail 2nd class within the UK which takes 1 - 4 working days but could take up to 15 working days to arrive. If the item has still not arrived within 15 workings days please contact us.

For International postage, we use international standard and international signed for services, please allow up to 25 working days for delivery. Most of our international parcels are however, delivered within one to two weeks.

International orders over certain values (this can vary depending on your country) may attract custom fees and/or import charges. This is out of our control and any fees incurred are the buyers responsibility. It is illegal for us to mark the parcel as a gift or sample, unless it is actually a sample (ie. unpaid for).
Please check that what you are purchasing will be allowed through customs in your country, if items are returned to us due to being refused by customs, we will refund the cost of the item, but not the shipping fees.

Prices are changing for Royal Mail parcel products to the USA from 1 July 2020

As a result of exceptional cost increases outside of our control, we are reluctantly introducing pricing changes for parcels being sent to the USA from 1 July. We are limiting the increase to only recover the costs we are experiencing.

These costs are a direct result of:

An increase of more than 100% in the fees the US Postal Service (USPS) charges for the ‘last mile’ delivery of international mail
Securing air freight at inflated market costs due to a 95% reduction in air passenger flights globally following the outbreak of Covid-19.

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns and exchanges

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 21 days of delivery

I don't accept cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)

Returns and exchange details

If you are in any way unhappy with your purchase please let us know and we will try to rectify the problem.

Some items are sold exactly as seen, others have only a representational photograph (eg. The pick and mix selection). We want you to be pleased with your purchases so please make sure you read our descriptions and shop policies so that you know exactly what you are buying.

If you wish to return an item, please contact us within 14 days of receipt and return within 28 days, unused with original packaging.
Postage is not refunded except where the item is faulty, damaged or not as described.
The cost of the postage for returning the item is the buyers responsibility - we recommend that you use an insured/trackable method of return.

Return address

Oliver Twists Threads Ltd.
37 Ridgeside
Kirk Merrington
County Durham
DL16 7HF
United Kingdom


All our products are dyed in a smoke free and pet free environment.

We thoroughly rinse and scour our products of residual dye, but they cannot be guaranteed colourfast.

We always try to portray our colours as accurately as possible, we colour match our images using an Apple iPad, but please be aware that different monitors display colours differently.

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