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#16

Buttonhole Silk #16 Tire brand filament silk. Wound on a card. 121 colors.
Quilter's Silk #16 Tire brand filament silk. 36 colors.

#25

Embroidery Floss #25/3-ply variegated silk embroidery floss. Wound on a tube. 25 colors.

#30

Perfect Quilter 17 wt. (#30/3) long-staple cotton. 27 colors.
Poly Quilter
19 wt. (#30/3) variegated spun poly. The look of cotton with the strength of poly. 30 colors.
So Fine #30 (NEW Brytes) lint-free high-sheen polyester. 50 colors.
Tire brand Silk
#30 Tire brand filament silk thread. 71 colors.
Treasure #30/3-ply coated extra-long staple cotton for hand quilting. 25 colors.

40 wt.

King Tut #40/3 extra-long staple Egyptian cotton. 132 colors.
Fantastico high tenacity (strength) high-sheen variegated polyester. 79 colors.
Living Colors premium high-sheen polyester. 25 colors.
Magnifico high tenacity (strength) high-sheen polyester. 200 colors.
NiteLite ExtraGlow iron (low/med.) and dryer safe polyester. 6 colors.
Nature Colors premium high-sheen polyester. 50 colors.
OMNI Tex 30 (approx. equal to 40 wt.)
Rainbows premium high-sheen variegated polyester. 60 colors.
SunBurst sunlight-activated color changing thread in 8 colors. 
Super Brights premium high-sheen polyester in 12 fluorescent colors.
Twisthigh tenacity (strength) high-sheen variegated polyester. 44 colors.

#50

MasterPiece #50 extra-long staple Egyptian-grown cotton. 75 colors.
So Fine! #50 #50/3 lint-free polyester. 134 colors.
Tire brand Silk #50 Tire brand filament silk thread. 171 colors.

60 wt.

Bottom Line lint-free polyester. 55 colors.

#100

Kimono Silk Thread #100 pure silk thread for bobbin, quilting, and binding. 80 colors.

Applique

Bottom Line 60 wt. polyester. 55 colors.
BOBs
plastic-sided bobbins with The Bottom Line thread.
Charlotte's Fusible Web fusible thread.
Kimono Silk Thread #100 pure silk thread for bobbin, quilting, and binding. 80 colors.
MasterPiece #50 extra-long staple Egyptian-grown cotton. 59 colors.
SuperBOBs The Bottom Line thread on L & M style prewound bobbins. 44 colors.

Binding

Bottom Line 60 wt. polyester. 55 colors.
Charlotte's Fusible Web fusible thread.
SuperBOBs The Bottom Line thread on L & M style prewound bobbins. 36 colors.
MasterPiece #50/2-ply extra-long staple Egyptian-grown cotton. 59 colors.

Basting

Vanish-Extra water soluble thread - regular weight.
Vanish-Lite water soluble thread - light weight.

Bobbin Thread

Bottom Line 60 wt. polyester. 55 colors.
Halo decorative bobbin thread.
MasterPiece #50 extra-long staple Egyptian-grown cotton. 75 colors.
MonoPoly .004 heat-resistant invisible polyester. Clear and Smoke.
OMNI Tex 30 poly-wrapped poly core. 172 colors.
SuperBOBs The Bottom Line thread on L & M style prewound bobbins. 44 colors.
So Fine! #50 #50/3 lint-free polyester. 50 colors.
Razzle Dazzle razzling dazzling polyester.

Bobbin Work

Halo decorative bobbin thread.
Razzle Dazzle razzling dazzling polyester.
Charlotte's Fusible Web fusible thread.

Color-changing Thread

SunBurst sunlight-activated color changing thread in 8 colors.

Cotton

King Tut #40/3 extra-long staple Egyptian cotton. 132 colors.
MasterPiece #50 extra-long staple Egyptian-grown cotton. 75 colors.
Perfect Quilter17 wt. (#30/3) long-staple cotton. 30 colors.
Treasure #30/3-ply coated extra-long staple cotton. 25 colors.

Couching

Halo decorative bobbin thread.
Razzle Dazzle razzling dazzling polyester.
Superior Silk Ribbon Japanese Silk Ribbon. 2mm, 4mm, and 7mm. Variegated and solid colors.

Embroidery

Art Studio Colors 40wt. premium high-sheen polyester. 36 colors.
Bottom Line 60 wt. polyester. 55 colors.
Dissolve-4x heavy duty water soluble stabilizer.
Glitter hologram thread. 24 colors.
Fantastico high tenacity (strength) high-sheen variegated polyester. 79 colors. 
King Tut #40/3 extra-long staple Egyptian cotton. 132 colors.
Living Colors 40 wt. premium high-sheen polyester. 25 colors.
Magnifico high tenacity (strength) high-sheen polyester. 200 colors.
MasterPiece #50 extra-long staple Egyptian-grown cotton. 75 colors.
Metallics The world's best metallic thread. 25 colors. 
Nature Colors premium high-sheen polyester. 50 colors.
NiteLite ExtraGlow iron (low/med.) and dryer safe polyester. 6 colors.
Rainbows premium high-sheen variegated polyester. 60 colors.
So Fine #30 (Brytes) lint-free high-sheen polyester. 50 colors.
So Fine #40 #40/3 ply variegated lint-free high-sheen polyester. 50 colors.
So Fine! #50 #50/3 ply lint-free polyester. 134 colors.
SunBurst sunlight-activated color changing thread in 8 colors. 
Super Brights premium high-sheen polyester in 12 fluorescent colors.
SuperBOBs The Bottom Line thread on L & M style prewound bobbins. 44 colors.
Twist high tenacity (strength) high-sheen polyester. 44 colors.

Fusible

Charlotte's Fusible Web fusible thread.

General Construction

So Fine#50 #50/3 ply lint-free polyester. 134 colors.

Glow-in-the-Dark

NiteLite ExtraGlow iron (low/med.) and dryer safe polyester. 6 colors.

Hand Quilting

Treasure #30/3 ply coated extra-long staple cotton. 25 colors.
King Tut #40/3 ply extra-long staple Egyptian cotton. 132 colors.

Industrial Thread

Bonded Nylon nylon 6,6. Available in variety of colors based on thickness.
Solar Guard bonded polyster. Available in variety of colors based on thickness.

Invisible

MonoPoly .004 heat-resistant invisible polyester. Clear and Smoke.

Lace Work

Bottom Line 60 wt. polyester. 55 colors.
Dissolve-4x heavy duty water soluble stabilizer.
MasterPiece #50/2-ply extra-long staple Egyptian-grown cotton. 75 colors.

Longarm Machine Quilting Thread

Art Studio Colors 40 wt. premium high-sheen polyester. 36 colors.
Bottom Line 60 wt. polyester. 55 colors.
Fantastico high tenacity (strength) high-sheen variegated polyester. 79 colors.
King Tut #40/3 extra-long staple Egyptian cotton. 100 colors.
Magnifico high tenacity (strength) high-sheen polyester. 200 colors.
Metallics The world's best metallic thread. 25 colors.
MonoPoly .004 heat-resistant invisible polyester. Clear and Smoke.
OMNI Tex 30 poly-wrapped poly core. 172 colors.
Poly Quilter 19 wt. (#30/3) variegated spun poly. The look of cotton with the
strength of poly. 36 colors
Rainbows premium high-sheen variegated polyester. 60 colors.
So Fine #30 (Brytes) #30/3 lint-free high-sheen polyester. 50 colors.
So Fine #40 #40/3 variegated lint-free high-sheen polyester. 50 colors.
So Fine #50 #50/3 lint-free polyester. 134 colors.
Twist high tenacity (strength) high-sheen polyester. 44 colors.

Metallic

Glitter hologram thread. 24 colors.
Halo decorative bobbin thread
Metallics The world's best metallic thread. 25 colors.
Razzle Dazzle razzling dazzling polyester (for bobbin, serger, couching) 25 colors.

Misc.

Texture Magic Steam activated shrinking fabric made of polyester. Available by the yard.
Dissolve
Water soluble stabilizer.
Dissolve-4x
Heavy duty water soluble stabilizer.

Outlining

So Fine #30 (New Brytes) #30/3 lint-free high-sheen polyester. 50 colors.

Piecing

MasterPiece #50 extra-long staple Egyptian-grown cotton. 75 colors.

Polyester

Art Studio Colors 40 wt. premium high-sheen polyester. 36 colors.
Bottom Line 60 wt. polyester. 55 colors.
Fantastico high tenacity (strength) high-sheen variegated polyester. 79 colors
Living Colors 40 wt. premium high-sheen polyester. 25 colors.
Magnifico high tenacity (strength) high-sheen polyester. 200 colors.
MonoPoly .004 heat-resistant invisible polyester. Clear and Smoke.
Nature Colors premium high-sheen polyester. 50 colors.
NiteLite ExtraGlow iron (low/med.) and dryer safe polyester. 6 colors.
Polyarn heat resistant "woolly-like" polyester for serger. 36 colors.
ProLock texturized polyester. 60 colors.
Rainbows premium high-sheen variegated polyester. 60 colors.
Razzle Dazzle razzling dazzling polyester (for bobbin, serger, couching) 25 colors.
So Fine #30 (New Brytes) #30/3 lint-free high-sheen polyester. 50 colors.
So Fine #40 #40/3 variegated lint-free high-sheen polyester. 50 colors.
So Fine#50 #50/3 lint-free polyester. 134 colors.
Solar Guard bonded polyster. Available in variety of colors based on thickness.
Super Brights premium high-sheen polyester in 12 fluorescent colors.
SuperBobs The Bottom Line thread on L & M style prewound bobbins. 36 colors.
Twist high tenacity (strength) high-sheen polyester. 44 colors.

Silk

Buttonhole Silk #16 Tire brand filament silk. Wound on a card. 121 colors.
Embroidery Floss #25/3-ply variegated silk embroidery floss. Wound on a tube. 25 colors.
Kimono Silk Thread #100 pure silk thread for bobbin, quilting, and binding. 80 colors.
Quilter's Silk #16 Tire brand filament silk. 36 colors.
Superior Silk Ribbon Japanese Silk Ribbon. 2mm, 4mm, and 7mm. Variegated and solid colors.
Tire brand Silk #30 Tire brand filament silk thread. 71 colors.
Tire brand Silk #50 Tire brand filament silk thread. 171 colors.

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Hand Quilting

Treasure #30/3-ply coated extra-long staple cotton. 25 colors.
King Tut #40/3 extra-long staple Egyptian cotton. 132 colors.

Machine Quilting

Art Studio Colors 40 wt. premium high-sheen polyester. 36 colors.
Bottom Line 60 wt. polyester. 55 colors.
Charlotte's Fusible Web fusible thread.
Dissolve-4x heavy duty water soluble stabilizer.
Glitter hologram thread. 24 colors.
Halo decorative bobbin thread.
Fantastico high tenacity (strength) high-sheen variegated polyester. 79 colors.
Kimono Silk Thread #100 pure silk thread for bobbin, quilting, and binding. 80 colors.
King Tut #40/3 extra-long staple Egyptian cotton. 132 colors.
Living Colors 40 wt. premium high-sheen polyester. 25 colors.
Magnifico high tenacity (strength) high-sheen polyester. 200 colors
MasterPiece #50/2-ply extra-long staple Egyptian-grown cotton. 75 colors.
Metallics The world's best metallic thread. 25 colors.
MonoPoly .004 heat-resistant invisible polyester. Clear and Smoke.
Nature Colors premium high-sheen polyester. 50 colors.
NiteLite ExtraGlow iron (low/med.) and dryer safe polyester. 6 colors.
OMNI Tex 30 poly-wrapped poly core. 172 colors.
Perfect Quilter 17 wt. (#30/3) long-staple cotton. 27 colors.
Poly Quilter 19 wt. (#30/3) variegated spun poly. The look of cotton with the strength of poly. 30 colors.
Polyarn heat resistant "woolly-like" polyester for serger. 36 colors.
Rainbows premium high-sheen variegated polyester. 60 colors.
Razzle Dazzle razzling dazzling polyester (for bobbin, serger, couching). 25 colors.
So Fine #30 (Brytes) #30/3 lint-free high-sheen polyester. 50 colors.
So Fine #40 #40/3 variegated lint-free high-sheen polyester. 50 colors.
So Fine #50/3 lint-free polyester. 134 colors.
SunBurst sunlight-activated color changing thread in 8 colors. 
Super Brights premium high-sheen polyester in 12 fluorescent colors.
SuperBobs The Bottom Line thread on L & M style prewound bobbins. 44 colors.
Tire brand Silk #30 Tire brand filament silk thread. 71 colors.
Tire brand Silk #50 Tire brand filament silk thread. 171 colors.
Twist high tenacity (strength) high-sheen polyester. 44 colors.
Vanish-Extra water soluble thread - regular weight.
Vanish-Lite water soluble thread - light weight.

Serger

Halo decorative bobbin thread. 36 colors.
OMNI Tex 30 poly-wrapped poly core. 172 colors.
Polyarn heat resistant "woolly-like" polyester for serger. 36 colors.
ProLock texturized polyester. 60 colors.
Razzle Dazzle razzling dazzling polyester. 25 colors for decorative serging.
So Fine #50/3 lint-free polyester. 134 colors.

Water Soluble

Vanish-Extra water soluble thread - regular weight (not recommended for swimsuits).
Vanish-Lite water soluble thread - light weight.