The Thread Exchange specializes in the kinds of thread that are not sold in stores. Since 2005 we have served retail and commercial customers with top quality thread at great prices. Most orders received by 3 PM Eastern Time ship on the same business day. Use our Thread Information pages or just call us for help buying the right thread.
Visiting - We have an ambience-free warehouse that you can visit from 10 to 4 on Monday through Friday. Most of our embroidery thread is self service at web site prices. You can save big on thread in our closeout bins.

Our operation is designed to handle internet orders efficiently and we are not set up to pick orders with five or more items while customers wait.  Please call in advance so we can have your order available when you arrive.

We must charge sales tax on stores even if you do not live in North Carolina. Please bring sales tax exemption paperwork if you have it.

Living Wage - The Thread Exchange is a living wage employer and support Just Economics of Western North Carolina since 2011. Simply put, we pay our hourly employees a wage that is about 20% more than the prevailing wage in our area. Our goal is for full time employees are able to meet their living basic needs without public or private assistance. We believe that this voluntary practice is in everyone's best interest--customers, employees, the community, and ourselves.
Ownership - Weaverville Thread, Inc. owns and operates The Thread Exchange and the www.thethreadexchange.com website. Our address is 291A Merrimon Avenue, Weaverville, NC 28787.