Gutermann Recycled Thread Basic Set, 10 reels
Great value set of Gutermann recycled sewing thread containing 10 reels in a useful pack.
The Gutermann range is 100% recycled polyester made from plastic bottles
using Micro Core Technology ® these environmentally-friendly threads have excellent sewing properties and just like their sew-all range is ideal for hand or machine sewing.
This thread set contains 10 reels (100m) size comprising a selection of useful shades
10 reels of 100m size - shades comprising:
Blog / Review
Is sustainable sewing the future? by Claire-Louise Hardy
As a professional Costumier, I always use Guterman threads, because I know they perform well across the wide range of unusual fabrics I come across. For me performance is key, and so before making a switch to the recycled threads, I needed to test them to see how they compare...
The raw material for these environmentally-friendly threads is provided by recycled drinks bottles made of 100 % PET (polyethylenterephtalate).
The special advantages of the sewing threads made from lie in the recycled raw material.It conserves the environment and saves natural resources.
Thanks to Gutermann Micro Core Technology ® environmentally-friendly sewing threads with excellent sewing properties can be produced with the existing production facilities and processes.
The reels for the sewing threads made from are made of 100 % polystyrene (PS) and can be recycled, and in this way are supplied to the recycling loop.