Madeira Metallic Hand Embroidery Threads

 

Madeira Metallic No. 3 - being discontinued

See Madeira shade card 114. This thread includes pure silver and is resistant to tarnishing; a soft and pliable thread, it is useful for tassels, braids, cords and embroidery. It can be stranded for filigree work.

3027 copper.

20 metre spiral packs

£3.63 per pack

 

Madeira Metallic No. 4

See Madeira shade card 114. Softer and more pliable than No.3; useful for tassels, braids, cords and hand embroidery; can be stranded for use on counted fabrics, etc.

6 shades:-

4002 pale gold; 4007 deep gold; 4010 silver; 4015 ruby; 4038 royal blue; 4058 emerald.

20 metre spiral packs

£2.02 per pack

 
 

Madeira Metallic No. 5 (Being Discontinued)

See Madeira shade card 114. Used on its own or for blending with "stranded", silk, Decora or crewel wools like Burmilana and Medici. Antique shades of gold and silver.

5 shades:-

5010 silver; 5011 silver/black; 5014 gold/black; 5015 brassy gold; 5017 warm gold.

20 metre spiral packs

£2.10 per pack

 
 

Madeira Metallic No. 6

See Madeira shade card 114. Has a variety of uses. A bit like jap, or imitation jap, only quite fine. Traditionally used for couching and outlining. Pliable. Adds a very subdued, restrained sparkle to your work.

Two shades:-

gold-43 bright gold; silver.

50 metre reels

£2.53 per reel

 
 

Madeira Metallic No. 8

See Madeira shade card 114. This is a braid-effect thread perfect for ornamental and Christmas decorations. Used for tassels and for fashion embroidery, either by hand or by machine.

6 shades:-

8010 silver; 8011 a mix of mainly gold and silver; 8012 light gold;
8013 wedding-ring gold; 8014 dark gold; 8040 an iridescent, opalescent white.

20 metre reels

£2.83 per reel

 
 

Madeira Metallic No. 10

See Madeira shade card 114. An all-purpose metallic thread. Suitable for Swiss embroidery, darning, knitting, tatting, crochet, bead-making or as a gimp for lace and tassel-making. For larger* quantities ask about Glamour, see Madeira shade card 106.

20 colours:-

20 metre* spiral packs

£1.36 per pack

 

 

Madeira Metallic No. 12

See Madeira shade card 114. A strong thread, perfectly suitable for seaming on fashion garments. Strandable 3-ply thread.

3 shades:gold-33; gold-34; silver.

40 metre reels

£2.13 per reel

 
 

Madeira Metallic No. 20

See Madeira shade card 114. A 1-ply metallic thread, equal to 3-ply of 6-strand cotton. Soft and easy to use. Washable at 95° C.

3 shades:2024 gold; 2042 silver foil; 2070 astro.

50 metre reels

£2.49 per reel

 
 

Madeira Metallic No. 25

See Madeira shade card 114. A 1-ply textured knit metallic thread, with limited fraying. Washable at 95° C.

4 shades:2531 silver; 2534 bright mid gold; 2537 bright deep gold;

2540 pearly iridescent white.

40 metre reels

£2.49 per reel

 
 

Madeira No. 50 shiny ("metallic") polyester - polyamide

See Madeira shade card 100. Listed as "metallized accompanying yarn for knitting";

we think these have a lovely watery shimmer.

Five iridescent shades: 400 rime; 401 sunlit oily water; 402 seascape; 404 strawberry ice; 405 fishscales.

500 metre reels

£3.59 per reel