How to Choose Sewing Thread?

Answer Knowing which thread to choose for your sewing project is a key part of a successful outcome. Thread that is too small or weak can result in a project that falls apart; thread too wide or coarse ca... Read More »

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What is sewing thread?

Sewing thread comes in many weights for different purposes, and it can be made from many kinds of fibers. Cotton and polyester threads are used for sewing, quilting and crafts. Silk, metallic, rayo... Read More »

About Sewing Thread?

With the economy in such a crunch, many people are looking for a way to save some of their hard-earned money. Creating your own garments can help you make ends meet if you are on a budget. Chances ... Read More »

Who invented sewing thread?

The inventor of sewing thread is unknown. According to Cynthia Hernandez, archaeologist with the San Diego Coast District of the California State Parks Department, sewing goes back 20,000 years. Th... Read More »

What does sewing thread weight mean?

The weight of sewing thread refers to its thickness. Several systems exist for measuring sewing thread weight. For example, fixed weight systems measure how much thread it takes to make a pound, wh... Read More »