What should I look for in embroidery thread?

What is the most common embroidery thread?

The most popular cotton thread used in hand embroidery is undoubtedly stranded cotton, which is also called “embroidery floss” in the United States. Stranded cotton comes in skeins, and the whole thread that comes off the skein is divisible into six separate, fine threads.

What thread does Babylock recommend?

Premium 100 Polyester Embroidery Thread Spools 40wt Compatible with Brother Babylock Janome Singer Machines.

How long is embroidery thread good for?

When it comes to the shelf-life of sewing thread, it’s safe to say that a good-quality thread manufactured today will probably last for about 50 years.

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