Home :: How-To :: Metallic Thread :: Kreinik Thread Widths

Kreinik Thread Widths

Kreinik Thread Widths

Jewelry makers and other fiber artists often choose thread by their width. Whether you’re working with wire, beads, needles, or general crafts, now you can choose the right Kreinik thread width for your project. We’ve put together this handy reference chart, listing Kreinik threads and their approximate sizes.

KREINIK THREAD NAME WIDTH
#32 Braid, basic colors 1.5mm
#32 Braid, fluorescent colors 1.4mm
#32 Braid, hi lustre colors 1.6mm
#32 Braid, cord colors 1.5mm

#16 Braid, basic colors .78mm
#16 Braid, fluorescent colors .87mm
#16 Braid, hi lustre colors 1.2mm
#16 Braid, cord colors .81mm
#16 Braid, Japan colors 1.6mm

#12 Braid, basic colors .61mm
#12 Braid, fluorescent colors .63mm
#12 Braid, hi lustre colors .65mm
#12 Braid, cord colors .60mm
#12 Braid, Japan colors .54mm

#8 Braid, basic colors .50mm
#8 Braid, fluorescent colors .57mm
#8 Braid, hi lustre colors .55mm
#8 Braid, cord colors .58mm
#8 Braid, Japan colors .43mm

#4 Braid, basic colors .35mm
#4 Braid, fluorescent colors .54mm
#4 Braid, hi lustre colors .32mm
#4 Braid, cord colors .30mm
#4 Braid, Japan colors .39mm

Facets 1.61mm
Petite Facets .98mm

Japan #1 .15mm
Japan #5 .39mm
Japan #7 .51mm

Silk Mori, one strand 0.4mm
Silk Mori Milkpaint, one strand 0.4mm

Silk Serica .34mm

Silk Bella .21mm

SKU SKU17574
 
Pretty in Pink Scrapbook Page
 
Bookworm Bookmark
 
Purple Victorian Shoe Card
Pretty in Pink Scrapbook Page
 
Bookworm Bookmark
 
Purple Victorian Shoe Card
 
 
 
Elegant Table Runner
 
Chanukah Presents Pen
 
Bountiful Harvest Bookmark
Elegant Table Runner
 
Chanukah Presents Pen
 
Bountiful Harvest Bookmark
 
 
 
VIDEO:  Couching Kreinik threads with a Longarm Quilting Machine
 
What is a Corded Braid?
 
Uses & Care for Kreinik Cord
VIDEO: Couching Kreinik threads with a Longarm Quilting Machine
 
What is a Corded Braid?
 
Uses & Care for Kreinik Cord
 
 

Site Secured By:
SSL