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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!
Creativity is Intelligence having fun!...Albert Einstein.
Newest Product Superior Micro Quilter Thread!
Just what the Doctor ordered! Thank you to Bob Purcell (CEO of Superior Threads), for the perfect product and perfect timing to release a much needed product to Thread Enthusiasts! MicroQuilter 100 wt. polyester thread. Designed for Quilting and Applique. 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!
Remember the name: MICRO QUILTER
click to order!
More Sue Spargo Arrivals for Wool Appliqué Enthusiasts
Ultimate Quilting SHAPES Stencils by Cindy Needham
We are pleased to share the NEWEST ULTIMATE SHAPES STENCIL SETS by Cindy Needham.
by Sue Spargo
This step by step book has concise written instructions, along with clear illustrations, for 50 of her favorite stitches. Included are close up, color, photographic examples of each of the stitches used.
The beginning of 'Creative Stitching' gives a detailed look into the needles and threads Sue uses, and throughout the book are color photographs of Sue's work.
'Creative Stitching' is spiral bound to stay open to the page you are using, convenient size to take 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.
*In stock now!
NEW! Fantastico Variegated Trilobal Polyester Color Book
Superior Color Cards contain actual Threads. Shop now.
Superior Titanium-Coated Microtex Needles #60/8 (RED Package)
- New Product in stock...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: NEW MicroQuilter, Kimono Silk, the Bottom Line and MonoPoly invisible.
Superior Sew Sassy 12 wt Polyester
Now available in 70 (!) SEW SASSY COLOURS
Super Thick convenience on a spool!
for hand embellishment OR machine.
SALE $30 OFF SET/50 spools
NEW! Apliquick™ Tools for Easier Appliqué
Apliquick™ is a new product (now in Canada!) available at Cindy's Threadworks, for use with the glue stick method 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.
- Apliquick™ Rods here.
- See Blog Post for how-to use this new invention from Spain. Recommended stabilizer type as below...
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 in stock
Order Here! Popular and bright
Best light for travel, home, handwork
Special Price $44.95
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 snagging, 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. MORE STOCK JUST ARRIVED IN BOTH!
Presencia Perle Cotton #8 Samplers available in 13 palettes
Choose 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.
AND #12, Presencia Samplers are available in 8 convenient palettes
View Blog Post detailing benefits of Presencia.
NEW Fantastico™ and Twist™ are exciting variations of Magnifico's™ high sheen, high strength poly.
|1. NEW 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.
|2. NEW Fantastico™ is an exciting variegated version of Magnifico™; 2000 yd. cone or 500 yd. spool size. Currently 158 colors.
|3. NEW Twist™ is a delightful 2-color twist version (Left cone) using polyester Magnifico™, released in 26 colors both sizes.
Magnifico Sets of 12
Appliqué, quilting, chenille, wool, embroidery, tapestry, sashico, straw, beading, self-threading, crewel, sharps, blunt tip, milliner, silk ribbon/wool, more...
Superior Color Cards
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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