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Kwik Sew Patterns Now Available!

Findlay's Vacuum and Sewing in Orchard Plaza is the new Kelowna distributor for Kwik Sew patterns! Go to Kwik Sew for your choice in patterns and Contact us to place your order.

Quilting For Charity

Quiling For Charity

Quilts Completed in Time for the Holidays for Inn From the Cold!

Another successful year for our Findlay's in Orchard Plaza's Q.F.C. Group. Our special group of compassionate quilters just completed (with a couple for spares) a personal quilt for under the Christmas Tree, for each resident in the new Inn From the Cold Resident Housing Unit! They only started making these quilts the end of September! Great job ladies! Coordinator for Inn From the Cold See Full Article

Notions - Threads, Page 1

  • picture of Coats Out Door Living UV Resistant Thread

    Coats Out Door Living UV Resistant Thread (coats)

    For sewing outdoor goods.

  • picture of Marathon Threads

    Marathon Threads (marathon)

    We carry a wide selection of Marathon Threads as well as Marathon Kits of Rayon Thread.

  • picture of Mettler Threads

    Mettler Threads (mettler)

    In our store we carry the Metrosene Polyester and Mercerized Silk Finish Cotton threads.

  • picture of Sulky Bleandables

    Sulky Bleandables (sulky)

    These exciting new multicolor threads are a masterful blend of different colors within the same range of tone and intensity, with random, subtle color changes every 2-1/2 to 5 inches! No thread has ever done that before.

  • picture of Wonderfil Invisifil Thread

    Wonderfil Invisifil Thread (Invisifil)

    100wt Cottonized Soft Polyester Tone on tone InvisaFil virtually disappears. InvisaFil is perfect for stitch in the ditch, Top & bottom thread, bobbin thread for delicate machine embroidery, use as top and bottom thread for couching, lace designs, hand & machine applique, quilting, longarming, and excellent for fine fabrics. InvisaFil is available in 30 colors on 2500m spools

  • picture of Wonderfil Accent

    Wonderfil Accent (accent)

    12 wt rayon. Accent provides dimension and depth to any project such as quilting, thread painting, sashiko, decorative stitching, blanket stitching, and any decorative purpose. Available in 40 solid colors and 20 variegated colors in 433yd (400m) spools.

    Use in: sewing machines, embroidery machines, quilting machines, sergers, handwork, crafts

  • picture of Wonderfil Tutti

    Wonderfil Tutti (tutti)

    50 wt 100% Egyptian cotton (variegated), double gassed and mercerized. Tutti is fantastic for quilting, longarming, thread painting, embroidery, general sewing, and piecing. Available in 41 variegated colors in 1093yd (1000m) spools and 2500yd (2286m) cones.

    Use in: sewing machines, embroidery machines, quilting machines, sergers, handwork

  • picture of Wonderfil Spotlite (Metalic)

    Wonderfil Spotlite (Metalic) (spotlite)

    40 wt metallic thread that is smooth running and soft to the touch. Runs at up to 1000 spm with domestic and embroidery machines. Spotlite is a brilliant and dynamic thread that is great for machine embroidery, quilting, decorative stitching, thread painting, and couching other threads and fibres. Available in 40 colors in 1093yd (1000m) spools.

    Use in: sewing machines, embroidery machines, quilting machines

  • picture of Wonderfil Razzle

    Wonderfil Razzle (razzle)

    8 wt - 100% rayon. Comparable to a no.8 perle cotton in size, this thread is fantastic for bobbinwork, couching, hand embroidery, decorative stitching, knitting and crocheting, and any decorative purpose. For couching thread use InvisaFil or DecoBob. Available in 46 colors in 250yd (228m) spools.

    Use in: bobbinwork, couching, sergers, handwork, crafts

  • picture of Wonderfil Dazzle

    Wonderfil Dazzle (dazzle)

    p>8 wt rayon with a strand of metallic. Comparable to a no.8 perle cotton in size, this thread is fantastic for bobbinwork, couching, hand embroidery, decorative stitching, knitting and crocheting, and any decorative purpose. For couching thread, use InvisaFil or DecoBob. Available in 34 colors in 200yd (182m) spools and 450yd (411m) cones.

    Use in: bobbinwork, couching, sergers, handwork, crafts