Embroidery Threads
  Viscose Rayon Thread 1000m
  Viscose Rayon Thread 5000m
  Polyester Thread 1000m
  Polyester Thread 5000m
  Metallic Thread 1000m
  Metallic Thread 5000m
  Variegated Thread 1000m
  Variegated Thread 5,000m
  Colour Chart Book
 Bobbin Threads
 Stabilizer/ Backing
 Spray Products
 Other Supplies
 Pellon/ Wadding/ Batting
 Starter's Kits & Theme Packs
 Kenny Kreations Designs
 Hatched In Africa Designs


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TIPS and suggestions -

to help give you some good pointers on how to produce a great design....

Tips - from Marathon Threads Canada

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Guidelines for using Stabilizers

Choosing the right needles

Guidelines for using Metallic Threads

Patchwork piecing in the hoop

Making free standing lace

Creating beautiful cutwork

Creating applique blocks in the hoop

What products are best to use to applique stretch cut-out designs onto stretch lycra?

Storing and caring for your threads

Conversion charts available on request.


- Marathon Viscose Rayon  to Marathon Polyester

- Madeira to Marathon

- RA to Marathon

- Sulky to Marathon

- Isacord to Marathon

- Kingstar to Marathon

- Brother to Marathon

- Janome to Marathon

We can convert your threads colours from other thread brands (80+) to Marathon

Polyester Thread 5000m


Our 40wt  polyester thread offers unique luster and durability. It is extrememly colourfast and will withstand chlorine bleaching and harsh industrial laundering. Available in 306 rich colours in 5000m cones. $8.80  (GST inc.)

We strongly recommend our clients to own a colour chart book as colours can vary when viewed online.  Our chart book has real threads wound on it.



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Please note that shades on Column 1 are  FLUORESCENT colours which are used for workwear unforms. 



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