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A virtual playground for quilter queens, fibre friends, stitchers, 
sewists and appliquérs. 
Canada's largest on-line selection of Quality Superior Threads, plus select notions, 
patterns and more for the creative process.  
Enjoy your playtime!

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New Cupcake Woolfelt KIT available!

Creativity is Intelligence having fun!...Albert Einstein.

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Superior Micro Quilter Thread!

MicroQuilter is a 100 wt. extra-fine polyester thread designed for invisible machine applique and detail quilting. An extremely fine thread that can be sewn with a very small needle rendering the thread virtually invisible. MicroQuilter is noticeably strong, especially considering its thin diameter and is the preferred thread for micro stippling and miniatures. MicroQuilter is available in 30 colors on 3,000 yd. cones similar to Bottom Line Color Chart including Superior’s perfect neutral selection--SEW EXCITING for quilters and fibremania!  
MICRO QUILTER click to order! All colours are in stock.

More Sue Spargo Arrivals for Wool Appliqué Enthusiasts

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SEASIDE  Wool Bundle

BRIGHTS Wool Bundle   


Ultimate Quilting SHAPES Stencils by Cindy Needham

                       We are pleased to share the NEWEST ULTIMATE SHAPES STENCIL SETS by Cindy Needham. 

Second Edition
by Sue Spargo

  • Technique book
  • 7-1/2" x 6", full color
  • Softcover, spiral bound
  • Pages: 216
  • Self Published

Sue's book 'Creative Stitching' includes step by step concise written instructions, along with clear illustrations, for 50 of Sue's favorite stitches.  Included are close up, color, photographic examples of each of the stitches used.  The beginning of 'Creative Stitching' gives you a detailed look into the needles and threads Sue uses, and throughout the book are never before seen color photographs of Sue's work. 'Creative Stitching' is spiral bound to stay open to the page you are using, is small in size to conveniently take with you anywhere, has an alphabetical index in the back of the book along with a category breakdown of stitches in the front which allows you to choose a stitch by the effect you are looking for. 'Creative Stitching' is the must have book for you to begin creating highly embellished, textural pieces of art.

Second Edition Includes:

  • Over 20 new stitches
  • New chapter - Stitch Variations
  • New highly detailed illustrations & photographs
  • Updated section - Needles & Threads

 *Arriving December 2017. Pre-order early!

Fantastico Variegated Trilobal Polyester Threads

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Superior Color Cards contain actual Threads. Shop now.

 Superior Titanium-Coated Microtex Needles #60/8

      • Superior Titanium-coated Microtex #60/8. 
      • Guaranteed to last 5-8 times longer than regular needles. Pack of 5. 
      • Recommended for sewing with very fine threads such as: MicroQuilter, Kimono Silk, the Bottom Line and MonoPoly invisible.


Apliquick™ Tools for Easier Appliqué


Apliquick™ tools and products (from Spain) have been available in Canada at Cindy's Threadworks since 2014! Use with the glue stick method and recommended stabilizer to quickly create perfect shapes for appliqué. Use these 'tools like cutlery' to assist your fingers to manipulate and sculpt appliqué pieces, including challenging teeny weeny shapes. 

Appliqué Printable/Soluble Stabilizer Sheets

Appliqué Paper by Hugs' n Kisses (from Australia) is a water soluble, single sided, semi-transparent paper for glue stick applique, needleturn applique, English paper piecing, foundation paper piecing and temporary stabilizer.

Also inkjet printable--great value!

8.5" x 11" includes 10 sheets @ $13.99  *view various types of stabilizers 

 Beam N Read LED Lights

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Order HerePopular and bright LED Lights
Best light for travel, home, handwork 


Famore 4.5" Rainbow EZ Snips with Serrated Curved Blade 

Famore 4.5" titanium coated RAINBOW EZ Snips
have a thin, fine curved blade, which allows you to get as close as you want with out snaggi
ng, jabbing or poking your work. The micro serrated blade holds your thread ensuring no slipping or bending, giving you a clean cut the first time every time! Hand made from German grade stainless steel*.  Also available in polished stainless steel. 

Presencia Perle Cotton #8 Samplers available in 13 palettes 

presenciafincaperlecottonsamplers8wtChoose from 13 colourways for your stitching pleasure--you'll love the results!
8 weight Sampler Packs contain: 6 balls #8, 10 grams each 100% long staple Egyptian cotton, 
mercerized for strength, colorfast, bleachfast, shrinkfast. From Spain made with long staple Egyptian Grown Cotton.

Presencia Samplers #12 are available in 8 palettes as shown



Fantastico, Magnifico &Twist are high sheen, trilobal polyester threads

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1. Magnifico™ is now available in 200(!) colors for both 500 yd. spools and 3000 yd. cones; #40 high-sheen, smooth, strong, high tenacity, high strength, trilobal lint-free polyester. Excellent value! User friendly for both Longarm and Domestic machine applications. magnificosuperiorthreads.jpg
2. Fantastico™ is an exciting variegated version of Magnifico™; 2000 yd. cone or 500 yd. spool size. 158 colors. superiorthreadfantastico.jpg
3. Twist™ is a delightful 2-color twist version (Left cone) using polyester Magnifico™, 26 colors both sizes. twistsuperiorthreads.jpg


Magnifico Sets of 12 

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Appliqué, quilting, chenille, wool, embroidery, tapestry, sashico, straw, beading, self-threading, crewel, sharps, blunt tip, milliner, silk ribbon/wool, more...

Superior Color Cards

ColorCardsCT.jpg (Small)Made with actual threads--an excellent resource for building your Thread Collection. The benefit of having actual thread samples over printed material or computer screens is the true definition of color to match. 

*Check out our Clearance/Sale Page; items change frequently!

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