Lin Cable is the best linen thread for leather work in the world and is famously used by many true luxury goods brands. Lin Cable costs around 10x more than , standard linen thread, however the quality, consistency and choice of colours is a worthwhile investment we feel.
A bright, nearly true bright white, excellent for contrast stitching with all leather colours.
An off white. A more subtle, softer choice than Natural and great in particular with browns like Bakers Oak Brown or Gold Barenia. Lovely thread, probably our favourite.
Light brown, excellent choice with a mid brown leather like Oak Brown, Oxford Tan, Gold Barenia.
Brown is a very good close match for Oxford Tan, Oak Brown or Hazel. A subtle contrast with darker browns like Australian Nut.
A soft medium brown, subtle contrast with the darker browns. Very like the Barbour Brown.
Soil is a more or less perfect match with Australian Nut, Burgundy and Dark Stain.
A rich dark brown, good with Dark Havanna.
A true deep black which needs no introduction!
An intriguing colour, a good contrast with black, blue or green. With black the effect can be somewhat like traditional morning suit trousers.
A rich, warm yellow like butter. Lovely contrast stitch with any colour and compliments brass and nickel hardware.
A bright, vivid orange - a bold contrast choice.
A bright, vivid royal blue which makes a subtle contrast with Midnight Blue or a strong contrast with browns, black or russet.
A good mid blue, ideal for use as a subtle contrast with Sedgwick Midnight Blue or a good contrast stitch with British Racing Green, Burgundy and others.
A true dark navy blue, the self coloured choice with Midnight Blue, or subtle contrast with our other shades.
A medium green that's a good contrast but not as strong as peacock.
A vivid green-blue that's an excellent subtle contrast with British Racing Green, or a vivid contrast stitch with our other colours.
A very good match with British Racing Green (the choice if you pick self coloured), a good dark green colour very much the colour of a pine needle.
Salmon pink, a contrast with all our colours!
A true red - self coloured with our Pillarbox Red or a great contrast with Midnight Blue or our other colours.
As the name suggests a reddy brown, good subtle contrast with the darker brows like Australian Nut.