Who invented sewing thread?

Answer 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 »

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When was sewing thread invented?

Sewing thread in one form or another has been around for thousands of years. Before people used cotton or silk thread, leather and twine were used for sewing thread. People even used plants, such a... Read More »

Help! Inside my brothers XL-2600 sewing machine, the thread will clump up inside of the sewing machine.?

Bet you forgot to thread the top of the machine with the presser foot up (which opens the tension disks and lets the thread in so it's properly tensioned when you put the foot down to sew), and you... Read More »

How is sewing thread made?

Thread is essential for a sewing project, of course, but not many crafters probably think about how sewing thread is made. Spools of thread result from twisting together several strands of fiber.Wh... Read More »

How to Choose Sewing Thread?

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 »