Here are some links that will take you to Superior Threads education site.  Some of the more interesting ones are listed here but you can always go directly to their site and find everything you always wanted to know (and more) about thread, tension and needles!


Myths about thread

What makes  a quality cotton thread?

Do I have to use cotton thread when I make a quilt?

An explanation of Glazed and Mercerized thread

All about polyester thread

Thread reference guide for home machines

Thread coatings and finishes

Is it me, the thread or the machine?


Using the right needles


How thread tension works

Bobbin Tension

Reasoning for adjusting bobbin tension


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