Superior Threads carries a variety of multi-colored threads called "Variegated Threads." The variegation allows for more life in your threads whether it be in a single straight stitch, embroidery, filigree, or patterns.
Check out our Variegated Thread Finder to see what each thread looks like and then buy what you need.
Fantastico is a high-tenacity trilobal polyester thread which is strong, bright, and beautiful. Labeled as a #40, it is ideal for quilting and embroidery.
Halo is designed to add shimmer and sparkle to any garment or quilt. Halo is a Tex 30 (approx. 40 wt.) polyester with strands of metallic intertwined. Great for adding a little extra pizazz to your serger projects. Available in 36 colors.
King Tut is a #40/3 extra-long staple Egyptian-grown cotton. Known as 'Nature's finest thread', King Tut has a gorgeous matte finish and is excellent for quilting. Available in 133 colors.
LAVA is a thicker thread than our other variegated polyesters. It is labeled as a 35 wt. strong 3-ply polyester. This extra thickness allows LAVA to show up extra bold on your quilts. Available in 39 variegated colors.
Metallics Superior Metallic thread is the world's best metallic thread. Strong enough for long-arm machine quilting and embroidery machines, you will not be disappointed with the gorgeous sheen. Labeled as a #40, Metallic is available in 25 colors with 2 variegated choices.
Poly Quilter is a 19 wt. (#30/3) variegated spun poly. A nice thick thread for quilting, Poly Quilter has the look of cotton with the strength of poly. Available in 36 colors
Rainbows is a premium high-sheen variegated polyester. With 60 colors to choose from, you'll find a fantastic blend of tone-on-tones and bold multi-colored selections. Labeled as a #40, Rainbows is ideal for quilting and embroidery.
So Fine! #40 So Fine! #40 is polyester thread with a 1-inch color-change interval. Its strength and medium sheen make this quilting thread ideal for any quilting application. Available in 35 colors.
Tiara Variegated Silk is a #50 Japanese filament silk thread. A smooth and attractive thread available in 24 colors.
Treasure is our premium Hand Quilting thread. A #30/3-ply coated extra-long staple cotton available in 25 colors with tone-on-tone variegation. Because Treasure has a special coating, it gives it the strength needed for the stress that hand quilting puts on thread.
Twist is a scientific breakthrough in the thread world. A #40 high-tenacity trilobal polyester, it is the first multi-colored polyester thread which has been twisted together instead of dyed. Two strands of different-colored thread are twisted together to create a unique pattern of its own. Twist is wonderful for embroidery and will add a brand new dimension to your work.