Metallic thread such as DMC Diamant and Luxofil are great for thread crochet, cross stitch, embroidery, quilting and tatting projects of all kinds. You’ll enjoy working with these high-shine threads, and you’ll be dazzled by the results.
Olympus Metallic Tatting Thread$ 6.00
Olympus threads has created this gorgeous lame, metallic 100% polyester thread, perfect for tatting – slides smoothly and knots well. 40m (44yds) per ball. Comes in a variety of colours.
Madeira Metallic Thread FS No.10
Exclusively available at Artisanthropy for the North American market, this German-made metallic embroidery thread is not only great for machine embroidery, but it also looks amazing as tatted jewellery.
Metallic look and sensational appearance – this metallic effect thread is specially designed for use on sewing and special machines. This 5-ply thread contains an extreme tensile strength and offers a completely new look. The stylish colours range from bright white diamond to mysterious graphite. This 100% polyester thread is a great one to add to your notions box.
DMC Diamant$ 4.50
DMC Diamant is a single-stranded metallic needlework thread by DMC. Perfect for tatting, hand embroidery, quilting and cross-stitch. Its width is equivalent to the thickness of two strands of embroidery floss. Each spool contains 38.2 yards of thread.
Luxofil Metallic Thread$ 3.50
Luxofil metallic thread is a high-quality thread produced in Japan, packaged in Greece. It is equivalent to DMC Diamant metallic thread, yet available in a few more colours than DMC offers. Each 10g spool of Luxofil contains approximately 35 metres of thread. This metallic thread is great for tatting, embroidery, cross-stitch, crochet and quilting. The thickness of the strand is about the same as 2 strands of your typical 6-strand embroidery thread. Composition: metallic filament 28%, rayon & nylon 72%. Please note: we've done our best to adjust colours in the photos to accurately match the thread, however, due to differences in monitors, colours may not be exact.