The Thread Exchange
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Embroidery Thread and Accessories
We sell the embroidery thread and accessories that are hard to find in stores. We are best known for our embroidery king spool closeouts priced from $3 to $6, and our deals where grab bags and cases sell at deeply discounted prices.
Name Brand Embroidery King Spool Closeouts - By Brand
Madeira rayon and polyester are strong, glossy embroidery threads. Available in 48 colors for $6.00 a spool.
Fufu polyester is a high sheen thread that can be laundered forever because it is very colorfast. Available in 7 colors for $6.00 a spool.
ARC rayon (a.k.a. Melco) is a sturdy, glossy thread designed for high-speed machine embroidering. Available in 250 colors at $3.75 a spool
$2.75 a spool
Marathon rayon and polyester are our flagship black and white thread that we regularly stock. $6.00 a spool.
Very strong, washable polyester available in 72 colors for $6.00 a spool.
Sylko polyester is a strong, medium-luster embroidery thread. Available in 25 colors for $6.00 a spool.
Peacock polyester is a strong, glossy thread similar to Madeira. Available in 9 colors for $6.00 a spool.
Name Brand Embroidery King Spool Closeouts - By Color
Deep Discount Embroidery Thread Deals
King Spools - $3.00
King Spool Cases - $12.00
Schiffli Thread - $1.00
Schiffli Thread Cases
A money-saving way for seasoned sewers to build stashes of embroidery, cotton, and garment sewing thread.
This collection has brands like Salus, Ameth, Royal and Reflex that are sold to large commercial embroiderers rather than the general public. It is a mix of 30 and 40 weight rayon and polyester thread. Many are available as single spools and 12-spool cases.
Designed for room-sized embroidery machines that shook plant floors with each stitch. These machines have left for other places, but their thread has stayed here. Fortunately, it works just as well with home and commercial machines.
Mini King Spools - $1.50
A collection of mini-king spools will 1,100 yards (1,000 meters) of embroidery thread. Available in 20 colors for $1.50
Thread and Accessories
Valdani Cotton Closeout
Bobbins and Bobbin Thread
Metallic Embroidery Thread
Robison-Anton middleweight general purpose spun polyester thread. Available on 700 yard mini king spools, in 40 colors, for $1.00 a spool
Nylon monofilament thread in clear and smoke. Available on king spools, canister refills, and cases of canister refills.
Valdani pearl cotton and 35 and 50 cotton solids and variegates. We are closing out this line so selection is limited. Everything is at 2009 prices.
Style A and Style L embroidery bobbins many are half priced. Also, black and white bobbin thread.
Metallic embroidery thread to put finishing touches on embroidery and decorating garments. Available in 500 yard and 5,000 putups.
Thread Cone Holder
Stabilizers & Backings
Adds interest to your embroidery by changing color as you sew. Available in 20 colors for $6.00 a king spool.
Gives embroidery a textured look by blending two carefully selected thread colors. Available in 15 colors for $6.00 a king spool.
Use economical king spools with machines that do not have the right type of spindle.
Use thread netting to stop your thread from puddling.
New- -A full line of tearaway, washaway, cutaway, and water soluble stabilizers, backings, and toppings.