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Offline Sbrem

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Thread too shiny
« on: May 11, 2023, 02:46:33 PM »
We did some hats for a good customer last year, and they felt the thread was "too shiny". We sub our embroidery out, but I want to know a little better myself before I talk to them. Are there threads available that aren't shiny? Cotton perhaps?

Steve
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Offline Rockers

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Re: Thread too shiny
« Reply #1 on: May 11, 2023, 08:59:07 PM »
We did some hats for a good customer last year, and they felt the thread was "too shiny". We sub our embroidery out, but I want to know a little better myself before I talk to them. Are there threads available that aren't shiny? Cotton perhaps?

Steve
There are indeed.
We use Madeira Frosted Matt-Matte
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Re: Thread too shiny
« Reply #2 on: May 12, 2023, 12:21:40 PM »
We did some hats for a good customer last year, and they felt the thread was "too shiny". We sub our embroidery out, but I want to know a little better myself before I talk to them. Are there threads available that aren't shiny? Cotton perhaps?

Steve
           Ask what brand there using, as Rocker said, we use Madeira but our go to thread is Robison-Anton
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