Genuine hand dyed indigo 6 Stranded hand stitching thread


Shipping to United States: $17.49

6 strand embroidery thread, hand Indigo dip dyed, to create a variation of light to very dark indigo hues is the feature of this thread that can used for Slow stitching or Boro style stitching.
This is a hand dyed process and each one turns out slightly different so every pack is unique.
As this product is Hand Dyed there is some dye residue, so please be careful, particularly using this product with white or light coloured fabrics. A rinse in slated water should help reduce dye residue.
Comes in 7.5 meter lengths

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns and exchanges

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery

I don't accept cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
  • Items on sale

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you run Classes / Workshops

Yes, we can run classes from beginner through to detailed workshops for Sashiko, Boro &Indigo Dyeing. Our workshops can include the supply of all materials and each attendee will go home with something new to continue their Sashiko / Boro / Indigo, journey. Classes sizes from 5 to 12 can be arranged with your Quilt group, friendship group etc. If you have a Group get together we can bring our pop-up shop along with the workshop.

Can you come to our Quilt Show or Group Meeting.

Looking for something new and unique for your next; Quilt show, Group meeting, exhibition? Bittern by the Bug can bring our unique range of Indigo dyed fabrics, patterns,kits as well as unique items to purchase, to you event.
All our items are hand crafted using the best quality materials, by our Textile Artist Andrea Taylor, with a distinct Japanese influence. Our patterns are created by Andrea and exclusive to Bittern by the Bug.
Call Andrea to discuss your up coming event and how Bittern by the Bug can offer your attendees a new unique experience.

Reviews (3)


Beautiful colorway, very nice thread. The depth of the dye is stunning!

Have purchased a few items from this lovely store and everything is gorgeous and always comes carefully packed.

Can't wait to start stitching my new project with this fab thread. Thank you for your prompt service.

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