CLASSIC

CLASSIC, the worldwide number one, 100% natural rayon viscose machine embroidery thread with exceptional high sheen for sophisticated embroidery work. Made from the highest quality raw materials to ensure unsurpassed tensile strength. Soft and flexible offering outstanding productivity capabilities, perfect for all embellishment styles across all market sectors.

Four different thicknesses have been developed to help obtain the best results and performance for any application. Global standard No.40, lighter No.60 for small lettering and fine details, heavier No.30 ideal for knitwear and larger designs, then the thickest No.12 for a decorative hand stitched look.

Classic embroidery thread can run up to 1200+ stitches per minute.

Not bleach resistant.

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Thread weight information:

40 standard weight thread

Suitable for all purposes, available in 422 stunning colours including astro, ombré and multicolours.


Needle size *
65/9 - 75/11

Stitch density
0.4mm

dtex 135 x 2
den 120 x 2

5000m
cones

1000m
cops
* Needle recommendations are for standard fabrics and applications

60 weight thread

For fine details and small lettering, perfect for decorative stitching onto delicate fabrics. Available in 85 colours indicated by a blue dot on the shadecard.


Needle size *
60/8 - 65/9

Stitch density
0.35mm

dtex 84 x 2
den 75 x 2

1500m
cops
* Needle recommendations are for standard fabrics and applications

30 weight thread

Slightly thicker than 40 ideal for quickly filling large areas and for decorative seams. Offers great coverage on towelling and upholstery. Available in 178 colours indicated by a red dot on the shadecard.


Needle size *
75/11

Stitch density
0.50mm

dtex 200 x 2
den 180 x 2

3000m
cones

625m
cops
* Needle recommendations are for standard fabrics and applications

12 weight the thickest thread

Almost three times thicker than CLASSIC 40. Soft, 2-ply CLASSIC 12 has a unique twist, prefect for reducing the stitch count on larger embroidery designs, overlocking, edging and badges. Available in 57 colours indicated by a yellow dot on the shadecard.


Needle size *
100/16

Stitch density
0.80mm

dtex 330 x 2
den 300 x 2

2000m
cones
* Needle recommendations are for standard fabrics and applications

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