Thread is one of the smallest part of anything you sew but stop and think about how you depend on that thread. Learn the most you can about this small part of sewing that you depend so much upon! Still in doubt about the job thread does? Stop for a moment and think about bending over in a tight pair of jeans. You would be very unhappy if the thread decided not to do its job!
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Do you think 5 for $1 spools of thread are just as good as more expensive thread? Take a close look and decide for your self by way of these magnified views of sewing thread. Many samples were submitted by viewers for a vast selection of different threads.
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Superior Threads - Sewing - About.com
Superior threads donated their superior information so you can understand how the sewing thread, sewing machine, sewing needles and more all work together to create a perfect result. Read this article to become very well educated about sewing thread!
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Bobbin thread is small than all purpose thread and can be used for more than just the bobbin of your sewing machine. Learn more about bobbin thread in this article about bobbin thread.
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This brand of thread is available almost every where. Learn about the thread and the company that produces the thread before you by so that you are an educated consumer.Continue to 5 of 13 below.
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What is a Thread Chain, How to Sew a Thread Chain and Why
A thread chain is a simple sewing project that can be used in many ways. An eye for a hook and eye, a button loop to close a button opening, to anchor a lining to a garment and more. Learn how they are made and ways to use them at this article.
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What is Button and Carpet thread and when should you sew with button and carpet thread? Learn about this strong and durable thread as well as when to sew with this thread with the information you'll find here.
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If you are sewing patchwork and quilting, this article from Janet Wickell. About.com's Quilting Expert. is a must read! Just think about all the work you put into a quilt. Would you be happy if the thread didn't do the job you expected?
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You're standing in front of the thread rack at the fabric store with a scrap of the fabric you will be working with. The thread display seems like an elaborate rainbow of colors so how do you decide which color is best for your project? This article removes the mystery and guides you to making a wise decision.Continue to 9 of 13 below.
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Your sewing machine manual is the perfect guide to threading your sewing machine, but it's not always handy so here's a basic guide that will work to thread almost any sewing machine, although I have run across two that did not use this method. New sewing machines are great in that they have numbered thread guides imprinted in the sewing machine.
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Weather your doing just bead work or sewing seed beads on your fabric, this information is a must read to make the most of the investment you are making in your time and skills.
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We all know how the sun can cause skin damage but how much do you know about fabric and thread that is designed to protect you from sun damage? Learn more with the information in this article.Continue to 13 of 13 below.
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Elastic thread is a different type of thread and it's a shame most people avoid this type of thread. All it takes is a little knowledge to master sewing with elastic thread!