Category Archives: Footwear

Anefil Poly® ECO100

Ethically-manufactured and part of A&E’s new 100% recycled thread line, Anefil Poly® ECO100 is an advanced eco-innovation product designed to assist in meeting the challenge of manufacturing an environmentally responsible thread product, while displaying the excellent sewing performance and seam strength this quality thread product demands. Anefil Poly® ECO100 delivers a 100% recycled, polyester sewing …

Anefil™ Reflector

A&E’s Anefil™ Reflector are industrial and embroidery sewing threads designed and engineered for reflective visibility. Ideal for sewing a wide range of products, Anefil™ Reflector provides maximum luminescence and durability while maintaining aesthetic appearance. Anefil™ Reflector is ideal for creating a decorative, reflective seam in coverstitch and overedge stitch applications, and is now offered in …

String Lasting Cords

Polyester pull strings used for the string lasting of footwear. The string lasting process is comprised of the upper being pulled down over the feather edge of the last and the lasting allowance is turned back under the last. The insole is used for lasting. After closing the upper pieces together, the string lasting cord …

High Performance Bobbins

A&E is proud to produce premium, High Performance Bobbins in a wide array of filament and staple spun fibers and constructions. Representing the perfect combination of quality and time-saving convenience, these bobbins greatly reduce sewing interruptions, while providing consistent stitch formation and dependable performance. Package designed to speed your productions, A&E’s High Performance Bobbins are …

HMP Waxed Polyester Hand Sewing Threads

Ludlow waxed handsewing threads are used for handsewing footwear. The high strength, waxed polyester threads are available in multiple colors and sold in specific cut lengths with tapered ends. Ludlow waxed handsewing threads have been an industry staple for generations.

Braided Bottoming Thread

A high strength sewing thread constructed from braided polyester or cotton for the bottoming of footwear, including boots and heavy shoes. Excellent durability and stitch appearance in the finished product.

Anefil Poly®

A&E‘s Anefil Poly® is a twisted multifilament polyester sewing thread ideal for sewing a wide range of products. In addition to good overall performance and excellent seam strength, the twisted multifilament construction provides for superior sewablility. Anefil Poly® is regularly used in automotive, filtration, footwear, luggage and handbags, geotextiles, specialty industrial, outdoor products, covers, web …

Anefil Nylon® Dry

A&E‘s PFC-Free, Anefil Nylon® Dry is a twisted multifilament nylon sewing thread, enhanced with a non-wicking application that is engineered to maintain exceptional non-wicking properties. Anefil Nylon® Dry exceeds the most rigorous industry and military wick tests. Inquire with your A&E sales representative on specific testing performance. Anefil Nylon® Dry is ideal for use in …

Anecord Nylon®

A&E‘s Anecord Nylon® is ideal for sewing a wide range of products. This thread’s bonded monocord construction features a flat, ribbon-like cross section for low-profile stitches providing excellent overall abrasion resistance. Anecord Nylon® is regularly used in automotive, furniture, seatbelts, luggage and handbags, medical and orthopedic devices, safety, and specialty industrial among others. CLICK HERE …