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waxed sewing thread, waxed thread for sewing leather

100% nylon waxed thread for sewing leather ( 100% waxed thread )

  • waxed thread

Material: Nylon or Polyester Pattern: Dyed Colour: As custom requirement
Yarn Type:
Filament Yarn
Feature: Abrasion-Resistant, Chemical-Resistant, Eco-Friendly, High Temperature Resistant, High Tenacity, Low Shrinkage, Waterproof Use: Crochet, Cross Stitch, Hand Knitting, Knitting, Sewing, Weaving
Packing: Paper cone Specification: 150D/16 210D/16 250D/16 300D/16 4200D/16 630D/16 840D/16 Yarn Count:  150D 210D 250D 300D 630D 840D
Application purse,shoe,sofa,funiture,leather products making, Brand Name: CBNF Place of Origin: Jiangsu, China (Mainland)
Model Number: waxed thread Product Name: waxed thread for hand sewing leather Payment Terms: L/C,T/T
Weight (g/ball) 100m-250g        

waxed sewing thread, waxed thread for sewing leather


waxed thread for sewing leather

Waxed thread is a type of thread that is often used in a number of different crafts and sewing applications. This thread is basically made by lightly coating individual pieces of thread, usually polyester or nylon, with wax, sometimes combining these together into larger spools of thread. It appears much like any other type of thread, except it has a somewhat glossy finish and can appear slightly darker than the thread really is. Waxed thread can be used for a number of different applications, such as beadwork, hand sewing, leatherwork and jewelry making, though it should not be used for baking or cooking.

Sometimes called waxed cord or waxed string, waxed thread is often found in craft stores or fabric stores. It is typically made by coating individual strands of thread in wax, often bee’s wax. This final thread is often three or four ply for greater strength and durability. Though there are many different uses for waxed cord, it is often preferred for applications that may be exposed to the elements, since the wax makes it fairly waterproof and less likely to mildew.

waxed thread

Waxed thread is often used in handmade crafts and sewing applications such as hand-sewn leather goods and making strings of beads and other jewelry. The wax on the thread provides lubrication that can make sewing easier, as the thread is able to pass through dense objects like leather more easily. It should not be used with a sewing machine, however, as the machine can quickly wear off the wax and be damaged by the buildup.

The wax applied to waxed cord can actually affect the color of the thread and make it appear darker. This means that in the long term the thread may seem to lighten, when really it is simply the wax wearing off. Users of waxed thread may want to consider choosing a thread that seems slightly too dark, since as the wax wears off it will become the proper color.

Waxed thread can be purchased or made at home and is typically made using either nylon or polyester since they cling well to the wax. Plain thread can be rubbed against a cube of bee’s wax, coating the thread in the wax. Despite its numerous other uses, this wax should never be used for baking or cooking. Many recipes will call for butcher’s twine to be used to tie up a piece of meat or other item during cooking. If waxed cord or thread is used, however, the wax will melt while heating and can end up on the food.

It's an industrial thread for shoes and leather products, mainly used in leisure shoes, girl shoes, sofas and all hand sewing.

Features: water-proof, excellent strength mould-proof, smooth stitch

waxed thread

Waxed Polyester Threads Specifiation

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waxed thread

Waxed Nylon Threads Specifiation

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waxed thread

In order to suit the various and precise requirements of our esteemed clients, our enterprise is dedicatedly engaged in providing Leather Craft High Wax Thread in the market. Owing to perfection and quality oriented approach, we have carved niche in the industry by offering an enormous grade array of Thread. The offered thread is spun by our highly skilled professionals using premium class fibers and contemporary techniques following the international industry standards. The provided thread is basically used for crafting clothes and hand-work in numerous textile and garment designing organizations. Additionally, we offer this thread to our precious patrons at a budget friendly price.

waxed sewing thread


waxed sewing thread

Skin friendly

High strength


waxed sewing thread


150D/16, 210D/16, 250D/16, 300D/16, 420D/16 Colors: White and Black are the most colors, other colors can be customized.

Threads on small reels/bobbins/mini-spools for domestic usage

waxed sewing thread

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