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Welcome to YLI Threads!
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When we introduced YLI Hand Quilting Thread 24 years ago, it was the best hand quilting thread in the market. Though our new version is slightly different from the Original, it still is the best. 100% cotton. The glazed finish keeps it from tangling or knotting, makes it glide smoothly through the fabric layers, and simplifies needle threading. ...
Organic cotton flat braid hand-dyed for couching, bobbinwork, and embellishment.
The finest pure filament Japanese Silk Ribbons! Compare to Chinese or French silk - you'll agree there is no comparison.
2.5yd wound on round-edge reels so there are no creases (like card-wound ribbon). And they come in clear resealable zip-lock bags to keep your supplies neat and clean.
Folks who know Silk Ribbon know and trust YLI for the best...
A monster spool of monofilament! Available in three thicknesses - .004, .005, and .006 - and two shades - clear and smoke. Use for stitch-in-the-ditch, machine applique, T-shirt quilts.The thicker sizes make it plenty strong for longarms yet it is still so thin (and transparent) that you can barely see it. And the big spools go a long, long way....
Flat metallic braid for couching, bobbinwork, and embellishment
Tex 50 Wt 18 Metallic Thread 1000yd spools
Specially designed for longarm quilting. Thicker, heavier, stronger than regular embroidery metallics. Designed to reduce breakage and show off your quilting - after all, if you go to the trouble of quilting with metallic thread, you want everyone to see it! Most important, engineered and specially wo...