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Superior's Silk Threads

Silk Thread by Superior Threads

Superior Threads' Silk Threads are the finest Japanese pure filament silk threads available.  Ranging in sizes from #100 to #16, you will find threads suited for hand/machine applique, quilting, embroidery, embellishments, and much more.

 #100 Kimono Silk

  • Applique
  • Micro-stippling
  • Sewing
  • Quilting
  • Heirloom sewing

#50 Tire Brand Silk

  • Sewing/Construction
  • Topstitching (Size #80/12 needle)
  • Quilting
  • Piecing
  • Binding

#50 Tiara Variegated Silk

  • Decorative stitching
  • Embroidery
  • Quilting

#30 Tire Brand Silk

  • Decorative stitching
  • Topstitching (Size #100/16 needle)

#25 Silk Embroidery Floss
Embroidery Floss

  • The three plies are easily separated for hand embroidery
  • Variegated with color changes about every 5 inches
  • Hand embroidery

#16 Quilter's Silk

  • Decorative stitching
  • Hand embroidery and quilting

#16 Buttonhole Silk

  • Buttonhole and tailoring
  • Hand worked buttonholes
  • Hand embroidery and quilting


#16 Button Hole Silk
#16 Quilter's Silk
#25/3-ply Silk Embroidery Floss
#30 Tire brand Silk
#50 Tire brand Silk
#50 Tiara Silk (variegated silk)
#100 Kimono Silk


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By: Bob Purcell